# [OS X TeX] vertical space in tables

Themis Matsoukas matsoukas at psu.edu
Sun Apr 22 08:35:25 EDT 2007

On Apr 21, 2007, at 5:11 PM, McGarry Vince wrote:

> On Apr 21, 2007, at 2:05 PM, Themis Matsoukas wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Is there a simple way to increase the vertical spacing in tabular
>> and array environments? My solution is to use a rule with zero
>> width, for example
>>
>> \begin{array}{cc}
>> \rule[-7.5pt]{0pt}{20pt} A & B \\
>> \rule[-7.5pt]{0pt}{20pt} C & D \\
>> etc
>> \end{array}
>>
>> but it takes some tweaking with the numbers to get it to work nicely.
>>
>> Thanks
>>
>> Themis
>>
>
> I usually use \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{factor} and am satisfied
> with the results.
>

That's what I was looking for!  Thanks.'

Themis