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Carriage return characters from pc to unix

I cannot get rid of the ^M characters at the end of each line when I write a file from my C code.  I am writing the application on a PC using Visual 5.0 and viewing the output files on Unix.  I have tried the binary call "fwrite" but
the characters end up there anyway.  How do I stop this?!
If I write the entire file in binary will that make any difference?
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If you open the file in binary mode and append the '\n' character to each line, the the file will be in Unix format.
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