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Segment
in
X12 Release 008010

COM Communication Contact Information

To specify a communication contact number
Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
365
Communication Number Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
1
Code identifying the type of communication number
Codes (96)
02
Communication Number
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
2048
1
Complete communications number including country or area code when applicable
When data element 364 communication number is a telephone number COM04 language code indicates the language capability of the party being contacted.
When data element 364 communication number is either a link or url, COM04 language code indicates the language of the url or link, or indicates the language capability of the party being contacted.
When data element 364 communication number is an email address, COM04 language code indicates the language capability of the party being contacted.
03
Communication Number Component
Composite (composite)
Optional
9
01
Communication Number Qualifier
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
2
2
-
Code identifying the type of communication number
P0102
Codes (96)
02
Communication Number
String (AN)
Conditional
1
2048
-
Complete communications number including country or area code when applicable
04
Language Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
3
1
Code specifying the language used in text, from a standard code list maintained by the International Standards Organization (ISO 639)
COM04 is used to identify the language being used in COM02 and COM03.
The value of the language code in COM04 pertains to all occurrences of data element 364.
When multiple languages are applicable to a COM segment, a separate COM is required for each language.
05
Assigned Identification
String (AN)
Optional
1
20
1
Alphanumeric characters assigned for differentiation within a transaction set
COM05 allows the sender to group the communication numbers by the language code specified in COM04 for a single occurrence of the COM segment. When used, COM05 starts with the value of 1 and increments by 1.
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Stedi is a registered trademark of Stedi, Inc. Stedi's EDI Reference and Mapping Guides are provided for marketing purposes and are free of charge. All names, logos, and brands of third parties listed on our site are trademarks of their respective owners (including “X12”, which is a trademark of X12 Incorporated). Stedi, Inc. and its products and services are not endorsed by, sponsored by, or affiliated with these third parties. Our use of these names, logos, and brands is for identification purposes only, and does not imply any such endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation.