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I'm trying to write my CV in LaTeX. I'm using a template which I got on-line. But the margins are huge. I need the top and bottom margin to be only 1 inch. The LaTeX code is:

\documentclass[a4paper, 10pt]{scrartcl}   
% add the symbols for email and phone contact data
\cofoot{\so{Liefdestraat, 7 - 1234LI, Amsterdam, Nederland}\\ 
\so{ {\Large\Letter} jeff@gmail.com\ {\Large\Telefon} +31 (0)6 12345678}}
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have you looked at the geometry package? – cmhughes Apr 6 '12 at 9:39
up vote 6 down vote accepted

While KOMA-Script classes recommend using the typearea package, one can still benefit from geometry:


will set one inch margins on all four sides.

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fwiw, moderncv is a class in its own right, and has nothing to do with the koma-script bundle – wasteofspace Apr 6 '12 at 10:39
@wasteofspace I've removed the tag. – egreg Apr 6 '12 at 10:40

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