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

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Dates causing line spread in moderncv

I have prepared a draft of my cv but the dates written on the left side appears in two lines e.g. 06/15 - 09/15 as shown in the image below. Due to this, there is an unusual line space in the ...
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(SOLVED) modular application (g-brief & moderncv) without changing \documentclass?

im writing a job application, so id like to have just one pdf document, which would contain my cover letter and my moderncv resumee. Both parts are working for themself, but i when i \input my ...
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Where to put mod­erncv class package after downloading it in Windows 7?

I got an error that moderncv.cls is missing. So, I have downloaded the complete package from here . But I don't understand where should I place it so that I won't get this error.
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biblatex \printbibliography without linebreak

I'm trying to include real citation to my cv which works well except that the bibliography starts with a linebreak. How can I remove that? Hers my minimal tex: ...
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How to add the skype icon in EuropassCV? I am trying hard to add it but it's not working

I have implemented the code from this question but am still having trouble running my document. Code example: \documentclass[helvetica,english,logo,notitle,totpages,utf8]{europecv2013} ...
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Modify \closure spacing \moderncv

I am trying to perform the following: Control the space before and after \closure What I am looking for is specified in the following picture: Which is produced using the following MWE: ...
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Multicolumn spacing issue with moderncv

Just trying to have 2 columns spaced a bit. I use a minipage to do it, and it seems I have some space left. For example, I can add words to my right title, and it's still good with columns ratio ...
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How can I add an specific icon to this CV template?

How can I add the dblp logo to a cv?. For instance as this type of symbols: Any idea of how to approach this?.
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Indent letter in moderncv casual style

I'm trying to indent the first line of each paragraph in the cover letter of the moderncv template. So far I added this at the beginning of the .tex to justify it, but I haven't found a way to indent. ...
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Formatting a table to take a paragraph nicely

I am formatting something at the moment and there's a table which is pretty strained. There's a lot of information in it and I think that it would look better in a similar format to the modern CV ...
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Using moderncv w/ TeXworks - doesn't seem to look at .sty files in folder

I've used LaTeX in it's vanilla form for publications and documentation and am now trying to use it for my CV. I found this template: ...
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Add place to the date in moderncv coverletter

Is it possible to automatically add a place to the date and print it in the upper right corner of my cover letter generated from moderncv. Here is a minimum working example ...
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ModernCV Pdflatex Skype logo issue

I am using modernCV to build my CV along with pdflatex i wanted to add a skype logo to that.So on my first search i found that the easy way is to use fontawesome along with XeLaTeX but when i tried to ...
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missing \begin{document}, undefined environment \cvcolumns and control sequence \cvcolumn

My tex installation is from the ubuntu PPA. I am trying to compile a moderncv class type file with it. The MWE has been given below. For some reason the compilation returns errors: missing ...
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Is it possible to make margin notes in moderncv?

Is it possible to make margin notes in moderncv? Its not working for me nor the todo package.
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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 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 ...