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

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Unable to change font with ModernCV

I've been trying to change the font with modernCV for quite a while now, but nothing seems to work. I'm using LuaTex. To start with, I tried changing it from sans to roman, although the font changes, ...
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FontAwesome source file not found

I am trying to modify a CV I created on my old notebook. I have a fresh install of MiKTeX and TeXstudio on my new system, but my CV won't compile. I am using PDFLaTeX to compile. Originally, I created ...
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How do I create a split column in one part of a page?

What I would like to do is be able to do something like this in the header. I want to split it up. How do I do this? I know that I could just use the moderncv package, but there are parts of the ...
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How do I install extra LaTeX packages in Sublime Text 3?

I have LaTeXTools installed and I'm trying to figure out how to install the moderncv package (or for future reference, how to install packages in general). Is this done through Sublime Text's package ...
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Getting errors using moderncv

I'm using LaTeX with TeXWorks (MiKTex) where I've found an issue. I'm helping my fiancé Writing her CV. I want to use moderncv package, but it does not work. Using the code: ...
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Adjusting the width of the column with the dates in moderncv

I'm trying to adjust the width of the column with the dates in the cventry item, in order to have all the text justified at the same level. You can see in the attached image what is my issue with the ...
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Fontawesome won't render correctly while working on a moderncv

I was working on my résumé using the moderncv template, when an odd error concerning fontawesome came up (I'll paste only the last lines of the log): LaTeX Font Warning: Font shape ...
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moderncv: insert a university logo at the top-left of the page

I'm using the cvtheme document class and \moderncv{classic} to create a CV. The command \photo will put a photograph at the top-right of the page. At the same time, I want to insert a logo of my ...
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temporarily patch a command (xpatchcmd)

for context: I'm writing a cv with moderncv. I like the looks of it, but the package doesn't appear to allow easy layout cusomitzations. What I want to achieve is one \section that formats a certain ...
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Name alignment in modern cv

I would like that my given name (first name) in the CV appears aligned to the left, I am using \firstname{Juan Pablo} \familyname{Romero Garza} thanks \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper,sans]{moderncv} ...
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moderncv - two column \cventry within \section

I'm writing a resume with the moderncv package. Due to the lack of space, I want to make one section use two columns, separated by a vertical line. I've saw those solutions here, using ...
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Why is patchcmd not working with moderncv 2.0, but renewcommand is? [duplicate]

I am writing a CV with cover letter using moderncv 2.0 and I would like the line with the recipient to be longer. This question is technically a duplicate of this one, but the given solution does not ...
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Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography (when there are two author's with the same last name but different first name)

This answer (Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography) works fine, but when there are two authors with the same last name and different first names it makes both of ...
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simple two column CV

I have already read LaTeX template for resume/curriculum vitae. What I need is just a simple two column latex cv. it should look like this: Please note that this is added at the bottom of an ...
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ModernCV sort publications by year and month

I Adopted this solution for my CV: Sorted list of publications in moderncv from bibtex and modified plainyr.bst for my needs. However, the papers are sorted only by year and author. But it would be ...
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banking style title and classic body in moderncv

I am trying to create my CV in latex based on some basic designs(moderncv) given in the following link: link How do I create a CV with banking style for title and classic style for the body ? I ...
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Italicize text within \cvlistitem using moderncv

Using moderncv, I want to italicize some text within a list generated by \cvlistitem, but I'm having a hard time fighting the default formatting. I don't want to change the formatting for the entire ...
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What does “You have requested package `foo', but the package provides `foo'.” mean?

I know what this message means in general ("do not add path names in package names"), and my question is not a duplicate of You have requested package `include/foo' but the package provides ...
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How to use \extrainfo several times in modern banking cv template?

Currently I'm using the modern banking cv template. The problem is that I would like to add \extrainfo several times, for instance like this: \extrainfo{\href{link}{\textit{extra}}} ...
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Error using skype symbol in moderncv [on hold]

I'm using the code given by @Werner on this topic (Skype Icon in the CV template?) to add a skype symbol to moderncv. Anyway, It was working well on my computer two weeks ago, but today I changed my ...
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Move date block in moderncv letter?

I am trying to move date block to the right side of page (see picture - this is desired result). But I get error There's no line here to end. \makelettertitle There are a better way to add subject ...
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Creating a project list for CV using moderncv

I have a CV created with moderncv. Now I need a project list(IT) that looks similar to my CV but it doesn't look that good. I tried to make a letter in moderncv with sections for each projects and ...
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Moderncv change date font

I would like to change the font of the date column if possible in moderncv. If that is not possible how do i change the font of the whole resume?
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Publication section in moderncv

I am writing CV using 'moderncv'. The problem is I did not find any suitable template for section of publications . Any hint would be appreciated. PS:I use .tex file and did not create any .bib file. ...
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How to include a photo using this code

I'm trying to achieve these goals: Include a photo on the right of \personaltitle. (flushright) To center the display of \title on the head of the page. Here is my MWE: ...
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How to place Social media link at user-defined places in moderncv

This is a follow-up question to Fixing the '\social' command of 'moderncv' for LinkedIN (intl profile) Is there a way to show the LinkedIn link with symbol at the sender address on the cover ...
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Problem with last version of font awesome in moderncv

After updating fontawesome package I can't comile my moderncv-document. It works without \moderncvicons{awesome}. % !TeX TS-program = xelatex \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} ...
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Latex Template for this type of Resume

I am searching endlessly for the Latex template for this type of resume. If anyone has the link then it would be immensely helpful! Thanks!
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How to add skype & photo entries using moderncv

I'm trying to generate a CV using this code. But, I wasn't able to find how to add a skype entry to this code and another for photo one. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,francais]{moderncv} ...
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moderncv banking style: add a extra line above the address information

I would like to add a extra information, but before the address information line, and after my name, of course. How can I do that?
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Using “moderncv” package, the \cvitemwithcomment command gives error

I'm trying to create my personal CV using moderncv package but I'm getting an error: in language skills section I'd like to insert a table resuming my skills using the code as follows ...
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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 [duplicate]

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: % ...