{moderncv} is a document class for CVs (curriculum vitae).

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Spurious space on moderncv \cventry using \if

I am trying to display some information in a \cventry conditionally using a defined \ifdetails switch. However, for some reason that is beyond my knowledge, an spurious space (or new line) is created. ...
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Use of cvcomputer or cvdoubleitem

I have a cosmetic question. I am wondering how I could center the two words in the red circle. Basically I would like to have either: "Système d'exploitation" in one line or, "Système" and ...
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How are the colors for certain schemes defined in moderncv?

Unfortunately, I'm not able to find this information in moderncv.cls... There is only written: % colors %------- \definecolor{color0}{rgb}{0,0,0}% main default color, normally left to black ...
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Arrangement of CV header content

On the basis of this topic (Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left) with this great working minimal example there are two more questions: Minimum Example: % ...
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How to collapse unused parameters in moderncv's \cventry-command?

I am writing my CV using the moderncv package. I want to adjust the CV to meet my needs. Therefore I amplified the maximum number of parameters possible in the \cventry command. However, now I have ...
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Photo doesn't appear on moderncv

I am making my CV using moderncv. But each time that I try to compile, there is only a small black square (size depending on the thickness of the photo's border) instead of my photo. The photo is ...
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Change the font of the dates column in moderncv

I have searched a lot but I have not found a way to change the font of the dates below every horizontal line of every section. I use moderncv classic theme with fontspec and fontawesome.
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How to collapse unused parameters in moderncv?

I am writing my CV using the moderncv package. I already have adjusted the CV to meet my needs. Therefore I amplified the maximum number of parameters possible in the \cventry command. However, now I ...
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How to change spacing between \cventry blocks?

I am using package moderncv to write my CV. I have several \cventry blocks. Now I would like to globally change the spacing between the end of block A and the following block B. Is that possible? I ...
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How to raise number of parameters in cventry?

Currently I am using the moderncv class and the banking style. I would like to increase the number of parameters which I can insert in the \cventry{} command. By default it's only 7 with first ...
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how to adjust text in modernCV package

I'm writing my cv with moderncv package and I have a problem with the Skype address, that comes shifted in the right column of the section, rather than be put normally under the linkedin url. How can ...
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Insert logo in \cventry for modercv (classic style)

I'm using moderncv for my CV. I tweaked with moderncvstyleclassic.sty quite a bit and I'm almost there in terms of the result I want. There's just 1 last thing I cannot solve: I would like to add a ...
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How to add the Skype ICON in Europass CV?

How to add the Skype ICON in Euro-pass CV? \documentclass[helvetica,english,logo,notitle,totpages,utf8]{europecv2013} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How to change length of blue line in moderncv

I am writing my cv using moderncv; I come across to this automatic correction where sentences are split in 2 lines like so: What I would like to do is setting "Birth Date and Place" in the same ...
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moderncv \cventry remove dots at the end of line

Im using the template for moderncv, and i want to remove the dots at the end of the line of \cventry, can someone recode the command for me? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} ...
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How to include a photo into moderncv?

I'm currently using this lines of code to display my personal informations using moderncv: \firstname{x} \familyname{xx} \title{xxx} \address{xxx}{xxx} \email{xxx} \mobile{+xxx} ...
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adding natwidth and natheight to \photo in moderncv

I am using winEdt 6 with MikTex 2.9 and writing a resume with moderncv package. The problem is I can't make the cv title because it cannot determine the size of the photo. I want a way to put the size ...
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How to change the size of the right/main column in the koma-moderncvclassic?

I am using the koma-moderncvclassic package to re-create my CV. How can I manipulate the size of the right side column using so the column width matches the page layout respectively the width of the ...
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File `graficx.sty' not found

I'm using LaTeX for a week now and I couldn't figure the problem is this error out, I have copied a CV template from internet and I made some changes, for sudden every time I make quick build in ...
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In-line graphics in text to represent a loading bar for language skills in a CV

I would like to add my language skills to my CV in the following manner: I could of course create an image in Inkscape for every language, and put it in in a most straightforward way, maybe as ...
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moderncv fontawesome

I'm trying to customize my CV using moderncv within Share Latex. I wanna use fontawesome in the personal details section, but I'm not able yet. I've found a previous discussion at moderncv - non ...
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My URL underlining is ugly

I'm trying to put some underlined hyperlinks in my CV. And I can put them and they look nice: But there's this one word that I need to use and that looks ugly: And when I use this word it makes ...
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Compiling moderncv example with XeLaTex results in an error

I want to use the moderncv package as a base for a cover letter, so I downloaded it from the CTAN website http://www.ctan.org/pkg/moderncv. The package provides some examples which I tried to compile ...
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Using Custom External Fonts with ModernCV

Is there anyway to redefine the fonts used in moderncv from an external font file? (I will be using XeLaTeX). This is code I have seen use it, but not sure how to redefine the values in moderncv (I ...
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modern cv: line distance letterclosing and cover letter

Moderncv, cover letter: Does anybody know how to diminish for the distance the letter's main part and the "Kind regards,"-line? Though I'm using the xpatch-package for the letterclosing it's not ...
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moderncv: diminish line distance

Moderncv, cover letter: Does anybody know how to diminish for the distance between the "to whom it may concern:"-line and the following actual cover letter? Thanks in advance. ...
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Moderncv: How to avoid bold lettering for recipients?

I'm using moderncv to get my cover letter. In the upper part of the document LaTeX sets up the address line of the company. The thing is that the first part of this address line has bold letters. ...
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Moderncv: picture below name and line in casual style

I found a screenshot of a cv that is obviously an adaption of the moderncv class with casualsettings: The two differences to the normal casualsetting are that the photo is below the name and title, ...
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How to create non-inline text in ModernCV?

Here is currently what the education section looks like. I want to be able to add the education text, without the bullet point. This is the current code: \cventry{Aug 2010 -- May 2014}{B.S. ...
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Reverse Numbering with Biblatex and Moderncv

This question is a follow-up to an earlier question. I'm using ModernCV with Biblatex to make my CV. I've used the solution given to create a list of publications, sorted by type and by year. My ...
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I cannot seem to get a part of moderncv's example template to render in my preexisting CV

I am a beginner at LaTeX and have been plodding along mostly by adapting snippets I find online. I'm trying to build a cover letter for a CV using the moderncv package. In the letter example, the ...
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Moderncv: content of cvitem or cvline shall be allowed to exceed the hintscolumnwidth borders

I am using moderncv with the 'casual' style and would like to add content to the left column of a cvitem (or cvline, I can't spot the difference), which is wider than the predefined width of the ...
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Matching a single lines style with moderncv

I'm pretty much brand new to LaTeX and and wanted to update my resume. I'm currently using moderncv banking style to do this. In moderncv there is a style called \cventry: ...
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Sublists in moderncv

I want to have sublists in my CV, like so: possibly with more than one item. For instance, the first line being the thesis title and the second line the supervisor and its name. Suggestions? MWE: ...
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Change year label position of moderntimeline

When I use the package moderntimeline for creating a timeline in my CV (with stile moderncv), like: \tlcventry{2010}{2012}... I find the position of year lable is not quite correct. In the picture ...
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ModernCV cover letter - switch sides

I want to slightly edit Cover letter in ModernCV Latex template. I want to have my personal data on the left side of the page and the recipient and my signature (under the letter) on the right. How ...
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CV with Latex: is a beautiful design really possible? [closed]

I make my CV with Latex and a french sty file for years now, nothing fancy to be honest. Looking for some inspiration, I found some astonishing examples of CV online, and I've seen on the other ...
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moderncv - bibliography entries CATEGORIZED and ORDER by year

I am trying to include my publication in my cv and in particular I would like to: divide them for typology: i.e. published papers, working papers, conference presentations order the items in each of ...
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HowTo insert text beside of the portrait in moderncv (casual style)?

In the German Resumé we ought to insert personal details (see "Persönliche Angaben" in the picture below). Since I have no other place left in my CV (casual style of moderncv), I would like to append ...
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Change the cventry style of moderncv banking to classic one

I started learning LateX recently and i tried to do my own CV. I used the moderncv theme in banking style. But i would like to have the cventry of the classic style. I tried to do it with the ...
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Alignment of bullet points in Modern CV

Question: How do I align the bullet points in a CV, using the Modern CV package? I would like to the statistics and economics bullet points under the 'Economics and Statistics Tutor' heading. Current ...
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How to left-justify a section heading in moderncv?

I'm trying to left-justify a subsection heading in my moderncv-based CV. MWE: \documentclass{moderncv} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{blue} \firstname{John} ...
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How to remove bullet from cvlistdoubleitem?

I was trying to make a 2 column list using cvlistdoubleitem but I could not remove the bullets. \section{References} \cvlistdoubleitem{a}{b} \cvlistdoubleitem{c}{d} \end{document}
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moderncv: how to change the separator between address and city

I'd like to know how to change the separator between address and city in moderncv theme\moderncvtheme[blue]{casual} you can see in the figure further down. I know the bullets can be modified by ...
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Creating a very custom ToC for moderncv

My university has a platform for job search which allows uploading only one curriculum vitae. However, I want to upload several curricula, each in a different language (I live in Europe and I speak ...
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moderncv classic vertical-alignment header top

The following code is my moderncv in the classic style. At the moment there is roundabout 4 to 5 cm space between the page(top) and the picture. How can I reduce this space to bring to complete header ...
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Modern {CV} questions

I am using the modern CV package to create a CV in Latex. Unfortunately I am in a bit of a rush, so couldn't create a MWE, but hopefully one eagle-eyed user can identify where I've gone wrong! I just ...
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Please explain how moderncv.cls defines \maketitle

This is the package https://github.com/mliu7/latex-moderncv I'm trying to learn how to make packages and classes something about this package makes me confused. On line 380 ...
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Problem with \quote and \raggedright in ModernCV

Having an issue with the \quote part of ModernCV. \quote{\raggedright \lipsum[2]} Whilst the above produces exactly what I'm after, any effort to replace \lipsum[2] with other text results in ...
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Space above quote in moderncv banking style

How can I decrease the space above the quote using moderncv banking style, as in the following image: Mock code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{banking} ...