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The answer to Citing a certain type of reference ... almost perfectly solves my problem, but I would like to have the my cv sorted with continuous counting:

[5] great Article 2
[4] great Article 1

[3] great Presentation 2
[2] great Presentation 1

[1] great Thesis
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up vote 4 down vote accepted

Starting with the linked answer you want a single counter and not one for each category. Basically you only need bbx@itemtotal.




% Print labelnumber as actual number, plus item total, minus one

% Increment item total, add entries to categories



\defbibheading{bibliography}{\section*{Publications and Presentations}}
\defbibheading{article}{\subsection*{Journal Articles}}


The same caveats apply here - the approach is suited only for \nocite and requires an extra LaTeX run even if biblatex doesn't tell you one is needed.

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Thanks Daniel, it works like a charm! Exactly what I wanted. – harry Aug 28 '12 at 10:11
You don't need two counters here. bbx@count can be replaced with bbx@itemtotal throughout. The patch can be discarded entirely. – Audrey Aug 28 '12 at 13:02
@Audrey yes, I had thought about it a bit more, I could of got rid of one of the "counters". Sorry for stealing and butchering your answer. – StrongBad Aug 28 '12 at 13:23
I would suggest to change the MWE accordingly to @Audrey in this answer ... – Kurt Aug 28 '12 at 14:18

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