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

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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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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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Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left

I like the moderncv casual theme, but I would like to change the order of the photo and the name / title. I tried the solution described in this question: Modify moderncv header ! Undefined control ...
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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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Moderncv, Polyglossia and Font

I'm writing my CV using moderncv and compiling it in lualatex. When adding polyglossia, and more specifically the \setdefaultlanguage command to the .tex file, the sans option in moderncv doesn't work ...
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How do I turn on and off a bibliography?

I have a CV that I created using the moderncv package. I am trying to make it modular to make it easier to customize for specific job applications. For some job listings, a CV is more appropriate, in ...
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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 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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Put the personal data to the left and remove my name at the bottom

I would like to know, I'm a bit desperate, how to move my top personal data to the left, and remove my name at the bottom? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,roman]{moderncv} \usepackage[french]{babel} ...
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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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Hyperlinks on moderncv not working Adobe Acrobat Pro

So, I know there's already a question about this (Hyperlink in moderncv with acrobat reader) but I have tried the solutions there (updating and security settings) and it still doesn't work and I don't ...
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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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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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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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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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Adding pictures to moderncv

I want to add my institution logos to my CV but unfortunately they don't appear in right place. How should I edit the code to make the picture appear right above the city without making the ...
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Remove comma from moderncv's \cventry

This image shows the excerpt of a CV produced with the moderncv document class: Notice that after the bold text there is a comma. This seems to be produced automatically. How can I stop this?
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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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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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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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Babel breaks maketitle on moderncv's casual and banking templates

I'm working on my CV and I started using the classic theme. After finishing the document, I trried to switch to the casual theme (also happens in the banking theme), but I get the following error: ! ...
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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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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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TeX Live 2012, XeLaTeX, moderncv, error “Failed to convert input string to UTF16”

I'm getting this error from moderncv version 1.1.1. With earlier version everything was ok and I did not make any changes to my tex document. I don't use any special font. File encoding is set to ...
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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: 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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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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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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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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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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Justify text in moderncv cover letter

I am writing a cover letter and CV using moderncv. Everything works fine so far, but the text in the cover letter is not justified. I think it is good that it is not hyphenated, but it would look much ...
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Use Font Awesome 3.2.0 on Debian Wheezy

I'd like to use the Stack Overflow icon in moderncv via Font Awesome. Because the icon was added to Font Awesome in 3.2.0 and the TeX Live distribution on my Debian Wheezy ships with an older version ...
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Hyperlink in moderncv with acrobat reader

The hyperref in moderncv for urls and the email address cannot be opened with adobe acrobat reader. The links are working in other pdf readers. It's only an issue with moderncv opened in adobe acrobat ...
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moderncv themes

Are there any available themes for moderncv other than classic and casual? I googled it but no luck.
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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 ...