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2641363 - How to create an outbound EDI stacked integration which will generate multiple header lines output file


  • You want to build an integration in the integration center with the type EDI stacked
  • The output file should have multiple header lines

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SAP SuccessFactors HXM Suite

  • Integration center

Reproducing the Issue



  1. Go to Integration center, choose the outbound type as "Scheduled EDI/Stacked File Output Integration"
  2. Choose the entity needed for the integration, press select
  3. Go to Configure fields tab and click on "+" symbol to "Insert Sibling"
  4. Name this field as per the requirement, this will be the HeaderLine1
  5. Agan click on insert sibling and this will be HeaderLine2
  6. Click on "Insert Sibling" and set this as "Paging/Batch Element"
  7. Click on "Insert Child Segment" and add elements

See Also

Blog Reference

Integration Center Handbook


Multiple header lines in Integration center output file, Pagesize, JSON, Outbound , KBA , LOD-SF-INT , Integrations , LOD-SF-INT-INC , Integration Center , Problem


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