EDI Connection Manager is SSIS Connection Manager for for configuring settings of EDI Source (after 1.9) and EDI Destination. It allows specifying the path of the EDI Input / Output File and the EDI Configuration File. The editor also displays the structure of the currently loaded EDI configuration.
The path of the input/output EDI file (depending on usage context):
Input EDI File when used by EDI Source
Output EDI File when used by EDI Destination
An EDI document is comprised of data elements, segments and envelopes that are formatted according to the rules of a particular EDI standard. To be able to parse or generate EDI files, it's necessary to specify a EDI Configuration that describes those rules in XML format.
The column length for EDI elements. The default is 250.