on printed tab notation you'll see this sometimes

V or a box shape without a bottom/floor. like

| |

so you have

| | or V

which one is downstroke and which one is upstroke?

I thought the V would be down stroke (it's pointing down) and the box is pointing up so upstroke, but another page said it was the other way.
well. it usually starts on the down and the guy up that made me laugh .
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V is up
|| is down

i play violin, thats what they use for bow strokes, its probably the same for guitar? just a guess
5 5
5 5
3 3
^ v

wouldnt it be down stroke for the first one andup stroke for the second one?
|| doesnt make any sense whatsoever.