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notepad byte-size question

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xeddiex    238
Why does pressing enter (newline) inside an new empty notepad file consume 2 bytes instead of just one byte, anyone know? Thanks, - xeddiex

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nobodynews    3126
For information on the historically reasons read this wikipedia page:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CRLF

EDIT: 30 seconds too slow! Grrrrr...

here's some info on typewritters instead

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typewriter

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