Bold BI dashboard designer supports connecting EDI files.
To configure the EDI data source, follow these steps:
Click Data Sources in the configuration panel to add a new data connection.
Click CREATE NEW to launch a new connection from the connection panel.
Select the EDI connection in the connection panel.
NOTE: You can also create a data source from the home page by clicking the Data Sources menu from left menu panel and Create Data Source from the data sources page.
After clicking the data source, the NEW DATA SOURCE configuration panel opens. Follow the given steps to create a EDI data source:
NOTE: You can preview data with file size less than or equal to 200 megabytes. You can also edit the connection information set here using the Edit Connection option.
Click Preview and Connect to connect with the configurations set.
The Choose Schema(s) dialog box opens. The schema represents the key fields of data of the uploaded file. This dialog box displays a list of schemas in tree view and their corresponding values in grid for preview. Select required schema(s) from tree view to use in designer and click Connect.
Now, the data design view page with the selected table schema opens. Drag the table.
Click Save to save the data source with a relevant name.