# [Tugindia] Separation between paragaph and table (newbie question)

Herbert Voss Herbert.Voss at alumni.TU-Berlin.DE
Mon Sep 22 16:19:19 CEST 2003

Subscriptions schrieb:

> What I find is that the separation between the paragraph and the table
> is too small for my liking. I can increase the spacing using
> \vspace{10pt}, but I had a lot of such tables, so I was wondering if
> there was a more semantically pleasing way of doing it by redefining
> some style parameters.

write in the pramble:

\makeatletter
\def\tabular{%
\medskip% or any other vspace
\let\@halignto\@empty\@tabular%
}
\makeatother

Herbert