That’s right – you can create an import file from your current planning tool, such as Excel, and then call VMDI Exchange using code, even from within the Excel sheet itself.
Update Visual orders, create them, and update forecasts – from within a macro, application, or VBA compatible products like Excel or Word.
VMDI Exchange can accept the normal switches in command line mode as well.
For example, to import a forecast file located at C:\Visual\EDI\ProcessingDir\, and to “Include today in proration”, you would call VMDIExchange like:
VMDIXCHG.EXE -D VMFGDEMO -U SYSADM -P SYSADM -F C:\Visual\EDI\ProcessingDir PLN0830 –I
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