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Column and row padding in tables

How do you guys go about controlling column padding in tables? Update To clarify, I'm looking for a way to control both vertical and horizontal padding. So, if I had a simple table like in the ...
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\tabcolsep equivalent for rows? [duplicate]

I know I can make tabular less cramped by changing \arraystretch, but what I really want is to make sure there are some fixed paddings above and below row contents, like what \tabcolsep does. For ...
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Vertical alignment in table: m-column, row size - problem in last column

Unfortunatly, I have a problem with m-columns (array package) in tables with adjusted row height. Somehow in the last column (only there) the text is not centered vertically. Check it out: \...
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LaTeX table adjustments

I am typing the following table in LaTeX: \begin{center} \setlength\extrarowheight{5pt} %\renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.2} \begin{tabular*}{3.4in}{@{\extracolsep{\fill} } | c | c | c | c | c | c | c ...
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Tabular header vertical align and row height

How can I vertical align the header content (Electric Field) in my tabular, and eventually increase his row height? \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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Empty tabular for worksheet

I'm trying to create a tabular (7 rows, 4 columns) that is empty so the students can fill it out on a sheet. What I found here in this forum: \begin{document} \begin{tabular}{|l|@{\hspace{10em}}|} ...
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Better margins in tabular's cells containing math-mode

I have this code % !TeX encoding = UTF-8 \documentclass[utf8]{article} \usepackage{multirow} \begin{document} \begin{table}[htp] \centering \begin{tabular}{|l|c|c|} \...
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Adjusting spacing between text and cell boundaries in tables in Beamer

Using the following code from this question, how can the spacing between the text and cell margins (vertically and horizontally) be adjusted. \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{navigation ...
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Vertical Centering in Tables

I'm trying to vertically center some text inside a table. From this (and other) answer(s), the following example should work... \documentclass{article} \usepackage{array} \newcolumntype{M}[1]{>{\...
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Manage spacing of text, equations and tables

I use setspace to change the spacing in texts. \usepackage{setspace} \setstretch{1.435} The spacing in equations can be managed by changing \arraystretch @egreg 's approach in here \usepackage{...
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Discontinuous table border line appearing while using tabular

I was trying to increase the thickness of the cell by giving extra space at the bottom of cell but that gives me discontinuos line at the table border. How can I get rid of this. Solution using only ...