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

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Class moderncv: renewcommand makecvtitle results in undefined control sequence error

This question relates to another one asked here a few years ago. The goal back then was to set the contact details below the name in a classic cv made with moderncv. I simply tried to copy the code: ...
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Redefine moderncv header, headheight

I am writing a curriculum vitae at the moment using the moderncv package for this. However, I would like to use the header on every single page. While on the first page, I want to use the option to ...
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Add photo to moderncv style banking with modifications

How to add a photo to moderncv style banking Follow up question from the above. How is the modification of the code create the photo only on the resume page but not to the letter page? And also with ...
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How to remove the colon from cvitemwithcomment?

This is my code and it automatically puts a colon after the "Intern - Technology" bit, how do I override this and get rid of it? \cvitemwithcomment{\normalfont{HSBC, London,} \textbf{Intern - ...
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margin below of the footer differs about 1cm in dinbrief than in moderncv

I simply want my moderncv document have the same foot margin as my dinbrief document. However, when i print both and measure the gap between the footer and the end of the paper, the gap differs in ...
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How to add a newline inside \extrainfo while using banking style?

I am using moderncv with banking style, I want to be able to add a new line inside \extrainfo. ps: I already saw "How to use \extrainfo several times in modern banking cv template?" which show how to ...
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Add and position the command \photo to a mix of moderncv styles

This is a follow-up question to Banking style of moderncv doesnt reconize `\makecvheadnamewidth` for fiting long names and to How to mix/combine moderncv styles?. Now I am looking to add the ...
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How to mix/combine moderncv styles?

Can I mix moderncv styles, let say I want to use banking style for the header (title) definition and use classic style definitions for the rest?
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How to modify these distances in moderncv?

\documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} % replace by the encoding you are using \usepackage{geometry} \...
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How to get this format for resume (picture included)?

I am trying to edit my resume under the skills section such that it is similar to the image posted below i.e. I am able to highlight each word. I am using the moderncv template so mine will look ...
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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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Banking style of moderncv doesnt reconize `\makecvheadnamewidth` for fiting long names

Hi the answer given here works nice for the classic style of moderncv but once i switch to banking style, Latex doesnt reconize it Undefined control sequence.\makecvheadnamewidth (neither the old ...
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MiKTeX 2.9 TeXMaker moderncv [duplicate]

I installed a new version of MiKTeX, TeXMaker and the moderncv package. If I run PDFLaTeX I got always the warnings: LaTeX Warning: You have requested package moderncvheadii, but the package ...
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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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Text alignment in moderncv

I am making my cv with moderncv class. I have two questions: 1- How to align first and second column of "Programming Languages" vertically? So that, the text "Programming Languages" would be centered....
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Too big a line jump in moderncv class

Here my MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{banking} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} \name{A}{B} \title{B A} \address{4}{7}{C} \phone[mobile]{06~...
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Putting a timeline for dates in moderncv

This question led to a new package: moderntimeline I just had the idea of using a timeline to specify dates in my CV. I've made a mockup in Inkscape: The idea, as you see it, is to display the ...
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Separate Reference list based on multiple bib files

I have read through out many post concerning the use of multiple .bib files in order to use \nocite and multiple bib files, into a CV. The goal is my cv to have a different sector per bib files. I ...
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Error “! Undefined control sequence” using moderncv with the “casual” option

I am getting an ! Undefined control sequence. error when trying to compile the below template using moderncv. This error does not occur when changing the style (\moderncvstyle{casual}) to classic or ...
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moderncv.cls, how to use variables like email

Maybe I am missing out something very simple but I cannot access variables from the moderncv class. For example if I assign the variable email with \email{testmail@test.com} I cannot call it by \@...
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ModernCV: Change order of contact details

The default order of contact details in ModernCV is this: Address, Phone(s), Email. I need it to be: Phone, Email, Address. What changes should I make in my TEX file to allow this?
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Modercv Banking: one university multiple degrees

I am making a CV and am looking to achieve a look like this: University 1 Degree 1 Jan 2016 -- Present Details about degree 1 Degree 2 Previous -- Jan ...
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cvdoublecolumn producing an error while making references using the package modern CV in latex

I am making my CV using the TeX package moderncv. I wish to enter references in my CV. I am getting an error when I use the command for double column. The error is undefined control sequence \...
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Which CV template is it?

I have come accross seeveeze.com website, which is entitled to help you write your resume without prior LaTeX knowledge. When you access and scroll down the main page, you will see a very simple CV ...
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Add the following skill format to the moderncv

I am trying to format my IT skills as in the image format underneath but I do not have any ideahow can I manage that. I tried it with \cventry but it does not look as in the image. I appreciate your ...
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Help me rewrite this command?

so I'm completely new to TeX, and just started using a resume template that I found on github. Within that template, there's a class file with an environment "cventries" and a command "cventry": \...
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Sort moderncv publications by year AND month (multibib + *.bib file)

I am using moderncv to create my CV. I want to sort the publications in chronologically descending order (not just by year, but by month as well). I have googled a lot of solutions and found a BiB ...
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Footnote in \quote{}

I have the following code: \email{abc@a.com} \homepage{www.abc.com} \extrainfo{Skype: lala} \photo[64pt][0.4pt]{picture} \quote{Somequotes} ... \begin{document} I would like to insert a footnote in ...
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Moving the picture in moderncv classic

Hej, I have been writing my cv using moderncv classic style. It looks pretty already, but I still want to move the picture down. At the moment, the bottom of the picture is aligned with the line of ...
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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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Moderncv personal info icons printing issue

I am using the overleaf site in order to compose my cv (moderncv style) but i have an issue : Although in pdf my personal infos appear ok , when i print it some icons appear much bigger (for ex ...
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Literature in ModernCV

I currently write my CV and I want to include a Bibliography. The following is my header: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \...
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Package moderncv: pagebreak in \cvitem

I am using moderncv and would like to implement pagebreaks in \cvitem. This post (Page breaks within moderncv) is similar, but the cvitem environment appears to be more tricky than the cventry one, ...
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Place a specific part of the text in a certain horizontal coordinate

I am new to Latex and I am using a function in moderncv, \cvitemwithcomment, that requires three inputs and print three texts. In my case, what I insert is: \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{...
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Moderncv \cventry remove fields

I am writing my own cv using moderncv. In the section "education" I have an entry that does not suit the inputs required by \cventry. Generally, \cventry requires 6 fields, but I only need 4. My ...
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Pdftex error in moderncv: FontAwesome--fontawesometwo at 600 not found

I am getting the abovementioned error when compiling a moderncv file in Texmaker. I recently switched to Windows 10. I have tried the solutions mentioned here and here but nothing worked. I am ...
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moderncv: how can I remove the dotfill from subsection?

I am using the banking style, and I can't locate any kind of dot-fill in the subsection's command within the moderncvbody*.sty or moderncvstyle*.sty files. For example: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,...
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How to insert a background image in moderncv?

I would like to insert an image (in ligth grays) created with PsTricks (similar to the popular TikZ) as a background image in moderncv. In the PsTricks images I would insert some LaTeX formulas in ...
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moderncv date year on top month

I am using the moderncv package to write my CV. If I put a date in a long format like this: September 2014 - February 2015 the first coloumn will be to wide to put enough content in the CV. I have ...
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Bulleted lists in moderncv cventry

I'm working on my CV in moderncv, and am trying to have a bulleted list that is correctly aligned when the text wraps around the page. I've been using $\bullet$s and newlines, but the text wraps ...
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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 and page numbering [closed]

I have to add my moderncv-based CV to a latex document by using \includepdf at the end of the document (this is the standard way for the document I have to generate). So the page numbering of the CV ...
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moderncv - why so many files?

As a very hands-on type of person, I said to myself why not learn LaTex trying to build something out of it, in order to learn all the intricacies of LaTex. So I'm creating my cv, using LaTex and ...
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Moderncv - Centering name and informations

I'm using moderncv to write my CV but right now, the name is in the top-left of the page, and the information (Age, address, email etc...) in the top-right. Is that possible to align name and ...
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moderncv - filesize of pdf too big

I managed to work out how to create a job application that is entirely written in the moderncv style. I use the moderncv class itself for my CV and the attachments (making each document a section with ...
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Modern-CV: making the part where dates are broader

So suppose I have a structure like the following in my CV: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{red} \usepackage[top=1.2in, bottom=1.05in, left=1.0in, ...
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ModernCV classic - family name on separate line

I'm trying to create a resume using the moderncv classic template, but the lay-out of my name is a bit off. Since my last name is fairly long and the personal information box on the right includes a ...
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How to control the width of columns in moderncv?

I would like to use 3 or 4 columns (with variable width) in a moderncv document. I think in the vwcols package, and with normal text, all works fine in the document, but when I try vwcols with lists ...
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Remove name from moderncv footer

The moderncv documentclass creates a footer on the résumé page without a name, yet adds it on the subsequent letter page. Is there a simple way to omit one's name in the footer altogether? (It ...
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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: \documentclass[11pt,...