How can i remove carriage returns from a text file?

Posted on 2008-11-10
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I have tried edit replace in notepad but i cant find the carriage return code anywhere?

Question by:7601105166084
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    You can download the trial version of Editplus and there's an option to remove it.
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    by:Patrick Matthews
    Hello 7601105166084,

    You could also open it in Word, and do find/replace, looking for:


    and replacing with nothing, or a space, or whatever it is you need.



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