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

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Adding a second address to Moderncv

I am trying to add a second address line to the moderncv template, specifically for the casual style. I know this has been somewhat asked about before, but I have not been able to make any of the old ...
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control picture placement without figure environment in moderncv

I have this code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage{fontenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} \moderncvstyle{casual} ...
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Margins and line spacings

I have 2 issues. 1) how to adjust the margins in the CV format. 2) Spacing issues with different sections. I am new to Tex and any help would be appreciated.
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Old and nice moderncv template does not work any more

The solution of question Bullet points in moderncv does not work any more but it seems to be nice to be used in the future. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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ModernCV long name and title on the same line

Is it possible to have a long title and name on the same line in moderncv? Currently, it looks like this: The ideal would be that there is no line break after Juantostos. I tried to uncomment the \...
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Left indentation of subsection headline

I'm using moderncv package in LaTex to prepare my CV. I've been struggling on left indentation of subsection title. How would you push the \subsection header to the left? As you see in the image, the ...
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Bold text with cvlanguage and cvcomputer in moderncv

When I typeset \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \firstname{firstname} \familyname{familyname} \title{title} \address{address1}{address2} \mobile{mobile} \email{email} \begin{document} \...
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cover letter template which is stylistically similar to moderncv [closed]

the Moderncv resumee template is very well color coordinated. It isn't just plain black in comparison with the cover letter. Unfortunately, all cover letters I've found are just plain black , which ...
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How to add a bibliography to moderncv

I know how to include a .bib bibliography in an article (using \cite etc.). Now I want to include a bibliography in a moderncv document, which is different since you are not citing but just want a ...
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The preamble doesn't appear in my cv

I am trying to write my cv using Latex (moderncv). I am using the following code, for which there is no error but the name, email ... don't appear. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \...
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Defining a timeline with fractions of a year exits with error

Following the example given here, I implemented it myself to use it for my CV. However, I do experience problems, when using fractions of a year for the end of an occupation. This means, that whenever ...
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Adding to CV template footer

I'm trying to create my own CV form LaTeX template and I need to add three lines of text in the footer and I don't know how. I'm using ModernCV Casual, which can be found here. In this footer I have ...
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Can I use \cventry and \makecvtitle in another class? [closed]

I am trying to put my CV at the end of another document. I can not change the class of the document. Is there a package I can use that will allow me to use \cventry? Or is there an alternative that ...
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`moderncv`: parameters and fonts for `\cventry` [closed]

I have three questions. Could you help me to get rid of the comma after the degree as there is a line break, please? {\cventry{2000-2005} {degree} { \newline institution} {localization} {} {...
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In Moderncv, add a footnote to a cventry [closed]

In a resume created using the Moderncv template, I've been able to add footnotes to 'regular' text by adding the line \usepackage{footmisc} and subsequently using \footnotemark and \footnotetext{} ...
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How to fix the error : moderncvcoloroptions.sty not found? [closed]

I am trying to make a CV using the package moderncv in the Classic theme. On compiling I get an error message : 'moderncvcoloroptions.sty not found'. I tried googling this file on the internet but can ...
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moderncv and missing begin{document}

i built my CV half a year ago and everything worked fine back then. Now that I am trying to recompile it, it seems to have simply broken down and I cant tell why... The most minimal not working ...
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cvdoubleitem in modernCV when using recent LyX version

I would like to ask how to use the cvdoubleitem in moderncv in (recent version) of LyX. I use the cvdoubleitem for listing my computer skills exactly as displayed in this example. I created a minimal ...
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Wrap figure changes right spacing

I'm using moderncv and I'd like to add a note at the end of last page. I added it using \vspace but somehow this sentence has huge right spacing, as you can see from the picture here. In my document ...
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using moderncv, how can I get rid of an empty line below address [duplicate]

I am using moderncv 2.0.0 2015-07-28 to build my resume, but I got an empty line below address, how can I get rid of it? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{banking} \...
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How to set the width of dates in moderncv? [duplicate]

How can you custom the with of this col/field to adapt "Jun-Sep,2011" in just one line. The MWE is copied from Moderncv: Extra vertical space after cvitem \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{...
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TexStudio crashes on the first run with texlive

I installed texlive following the instructions given in the official quick install. I added the path and run latex small2e and everything works fine. Then I installed texstudio via the aptitude. ...
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Moderncv template.tex is not compilable after MikTex and moderncv update

I wrote my CV using the \moderncv package just recently. All worked fine until I updated MikTex and the moderncv package (via the MikTex package manager). Now I use MikTex 2.9 and moderncv 2.0.0 on a ...
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Remove the first and last names in the foot from the second page

I am trying to remove the first and last name from the latter page and add a title to it as in the screen shot below. p.s all data is fake. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[red]{...
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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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Formatting the recommendation letter

I'm using the Moderncv Classic template. Everything is okay except the recommendation style. I want to replace the style that I have put in the last section of the code. Can you check that why the ...
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replacing horizontal rules in casual-style of moderncv with vertical

I have the following MWE using moderncv: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor{black} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} \...
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moderncv: Letter footer in resume

There are two types of footers in moderncv. The first one appears in CV ("resume foot" in moderncvfooti.sty), and the second one - in Cover Letter ("letter foot" in moderncvfooti.sty). I want to have ...
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Modern CV Academic Researcher error

I have just downloaded the academic researcher moderncv but cannot compile it due to the following error ERROR: Undefined control sequence. --- TeX said --- l.16 \@initializecommand ...
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problems with moderncv after update [closed]

I am trying to install the latest 2.0.0 version of moderncv. I follow this guide, but since all .sty-files are already in the downloaded zip, I only perform the last action: cd /usr/share/texlive/...
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moderncv-style giving error messages

I have the following MWE using moderncv \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor{black} \name{Horse}{Horsey} \makeatletter\renewcommand*{\...
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No pdf is being produced while using moderncv (most likely because of special icons)

I'm trying to write a résumé using modern CV. The problems I encouter are strangely similar to those tackled here. I tried the solution suggested there, to no avail, hence this post. Here is what I am ...
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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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pdf file size of moderncv too large

When I pdflatex my moderncv.tex I obtain a file size of 150 kB. This seems too big since I don't include any picture yet. And in fact after gs -sDEVICE=pdfwrite -dPDFSETTINGS=/prepress -dNOPAUSE -...
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File dvips.ref not found; while dvips package is installed

I am trying to compile an example from moderncv package, but get the following error: velle@velle-s200e:~/texlive/texmf-dist/doc/latex/moderncv/examples$ latex template.tex This is pdfTeX, Version 3....
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Add the recipient address to the application in ModernCV

I am trying to add the recipient \recipient{HR Departmnet}{Corporation\\123 Pleasant Lane\\12345 City, State} to the application after the CV but I am getting nothing in the PDF file. How can I add ...
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Moderncv line spacing variation in different sections

I'm updating my résumé using moderncv casual, and I'm encountering a weird phenomenon: The line spacing, and font size of the description in "Master Thesis" are different than in "Experience". ...
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change font size of moderncv

How can I increase the font size in moderncv? The font size in \documentclass is currently ignored. I only found solutions to change \namefont, \titlefont, \addressfont, \quotefont, \sectionfont, \...
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Moderncv does not compile

I just wanted to try out the moderncv class, and when I try to compile any of the examples, I get the following errors: ! Undefined control sequence. l.16 \@initializecommand {...
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\cventry with \url with %

I'm using an \url command within \cventry. Unfortunately, my url contains a %. This sign seems to cause this error: Paragraph ended before \\cventry was complete. [] What can I do about it? Here ...
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You have requested package `moderncvbodyi', but the package provides `moderncvbodyi' [duplicate]

I'm working with moderncv and keep getting the following warnings: C:\Users\USER\AppData\Roaming\MiKTeX\2.9\tex\latex\moderncv\moderncvheadii.sty: LaTeX Warning: You have requested package `...
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spacedlowsmallcaps undefined in moderncv

I'd like to apply \spacedlowsmallcaps to my CV's (moderncv) section headings, yet I keep getting an error message telling me the control sequence was undefined. \spacedallcaps doesn't work either, ...
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How to add address as cvitem?

I am using moderncv classic and I want to achieve something similar to this, where the address is part of a section. However, I want it to have at the left side like it is default in moderncv classic ...
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package texlive-latex-extra not present in package repository

I'm new to LaTeX. I'm trying to use the package moderncv, but have trouble compiling. I get an error about missing etoolbox.sty, and from what I can read, I need to install a package texlive-latex-...
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How to point miktex to load a moderncv template

My question is related to this one. I have run mktexlsr from a command prompt as administrator and the operation completed successfully. But when I try to compile the CV into a .pdf the following ...
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How can I get two columns in moderncv

I'm trying to use multicol to get moderncv to put text in two columns, but it turns out that the columns don't get narrowed and both are mashed together. \begin{multicols}{2} \section{Experience} \...
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Bullets in moderncv are not in the centre

Hi i recently observed that when you use itemize with bullets, the bullets do not come to the centre of the letter/word itemized but they are aligned lower. On the other hand, if you itemize with ...
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moderncv content as page in thesis document [closed]

I've written my CV using the moderncv document class, so the document body looks like: \section{Education} \cventry{2372-}{Starfleet Academy}{PhD Student in Warp Physics}{}{}{ } and so on. I ...
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Move Job Title and Year To Line Above In moderncv

I am using the banking style for moderncv. Is there a way I can modify the \cventry command so that the Employer, Job Title, City, and Year fields all appear on the same line? Something looking like ...
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Modifying cventry, cvlist font size [duplicate]

I would like to have a smaller font in dates in cvlist and cventry. Is it possible to control the font size?