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It seems that comment style does not allow us to have new line. Can I know why?

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Why do you want to enter a new line? –  KennyTM Oct 17 '10 at 6:34
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@Kenny You say that as though the concept of wanting newlines in text is preposterous :) –  Michael Mrozek Oct 17 '10 at 7:27
    
@Michael: But it is. In comments even if you enter a new line it cannot be shown. See the answer by @Adam below. –  KennyTM Oct 17 '10 at 8:32
    
@Kenny, it can be shown. Just not on these sites. Or, at least not when using a regular browser to view them. (A text-to-speech browser might even use it on these very sites?) –  Arjan Oct 17 '10 at 17:13
    
@Arjan: Yeah, good way to annoy those people not using a regular browser. –  KennyTM Oct 17 '10 at 18:43
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@KennyTM, how is it annoying? Are you the kind of person who jams all of your text together into a single paragraph? –  Synetech Mar 15 '11 at 6:10
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You can create a new line in a comment by pressing Shift + Enter.

The new line is not shown on SO, but should be present in the data dumps.

See answers to this question for reference and further detail.

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