[Tutor] new to python

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/windows 10 x64

new to python, but not really new to programming.

going through the beginners docs, I am stuck on the file handling opening:

   my code so far:

f = open("C:\coderoot\python3\level1\inputfile.txt", 'r')
for line in file:
     for line in f:

I want to try the different methods of opening files and reading them. 
and processing the data.  from there I will then start with writing to 

any idea why that does not work?

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