Remove line feed from csv file column


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Remove line feed from csv file column

Hi All,

My requirement is to remove line
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please post some more simple input and the desired output
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im sorry havnig some issue posting this .. will post and unable to delete this post .. kindly delete / negate this post .. apologies to all the users
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Code:
sed -e 's/^M//g' input_file > out_put

-- here use Control - V and then Control -M to get ^M and not (caret ^ and M)
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