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IDOC <-> xml file

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Hi all,

I need to send IDOC to an external system and also I want to receive an IDOC to SAP. Outbound IDOC should create a XML file as the external system can read XML. Also external system can create XML file. I have to read this XML file into IDOC.

Can you give me tips how to do this?

I appreciate your help.


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Pls go thru the following websites :

A Step-by-Step Guide on IDoc-to-File Using Business Service in the XI Integration Directory

How to convert an IDoc-XML structure to a flat file and vice-versa in XI 3.0

Introduction to IDoc-XI-File scenario and complete walk through for starters.


Hope this will help you.


Aashish Sinha

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