CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE

Usage:Each message within an interchange the CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE is assigned to provide a unique identity (within an interchange).

Format / Length

max n7

Description

CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE  is the same as attribute CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE.

Usage: Each message within an interchange the CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE is assigned to provide a unique identity (within an interchange).

For Commissioning Data Sets 6-2, 6-2-1, 6-2-2 and 6-2-3, the XML schemas allow a maximum of an14 alphanumeric characters.  This Format/Length was defined historically, but the Secondary Uses Service has always allowed a maximum of 7 numeric characters with a maximum value of 99999999.  In Data Dictionary Change Notice 1808 "Correction of Format/Length Data Elements" this anomaly has been corrected.  Future XML schemas will be amended to carry the correct format/length of max n7.

Note: the Format/Length has been updated in Data Dictionary Change Notice 1808 "Correction of Format/Length Data Elements". The Data Set specifications that contain this item will be updated in the next version of the Information Standard where it is not already correct.

Also Known As

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Plural CDS MESSAGE REFERENCES

Where Used

Type Link How used
Data Set CDS V6-2-1 Type 003 - CDS Message Header references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Set CDS V6-2-1 Type 004 - CDS Message Trailer references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Set CDS V6-2-2 Type 003 - CDS Message Header references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Set CDS V6-2-2 Type 004 - CDS Message Trailer references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Set CDS V6-2-3 Type 003 - CDS Message Header references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Set CDS V6-2-3 Type 004 - CDS Message Trailer references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 003 - CDS Message Header references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Set CDS V6-2 Type 004 - CDS Message Trailer references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Element CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
Data Element CDS RECORD IDENTIFIER references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE
XML Schema Constraint Commissioning Data Set Version 6-2 XML Schema Constraints references in description CDS MESSAGE REFERENCE