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

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moderncv left column resize from left?

the bar on the left uses a lot of empty space. I'd like text to a) run into it from the main text or b) have the column start from nearer the page edge. Any ideas how to do this? EDIT: My setup is: ...
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How to additional personal information in moderncv banking classic modified

The result should be as shown here: \name{John}{Doe} \title{Curriculum Vit\ae{}} \birthdate{07 June 2014} <============ adding this line. \addresss{}{} but my TeX code at the bottom doesn't ...
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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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Struggling to get moderncv files to compile

I'm a real novice on LaTex, having only used it previously a small amount at University but not for a while. I've decided I'd quite like to transfer my CV to the LaTex moderncv style. I downloaded ...
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How to customize item's bullet

How to customize items putting this kind of bullet : Code : \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,french]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[blue]{classic} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Customization of cv's header

Is it possible to reproduce this using LaTex ? How, please? MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \firstname{John} \familyname{Smith} \title{Graphic Designer} \begin{document} \end{document} ...
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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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Adding graphics and fixing reference problems

I have two problems in a academic resume. First attach a picture on the top right and second fixing some problems in references. The template can be found in here the code is given here: ...
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How can I disable the border around the email address in moderncv?

I am trying to remove the red border around the email address, I tried to use the following code, but the border is still there. How can I remove it? \usepackage[hidelinks=true]{hyperref} ...
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breaking a section between two pages

I have a document with below Section command, if the size of items inside the section increase to more than a page it moves the whole section to next page, but I want to break the section between two ...
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ModernCV Remove horizontal line in sections

I want to write my cv with moderncv-Classic style. Can you tell me, how I can remove the horizontal line in the left of each section?
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How can I call a macro within \tldatelabelcventry

Edit: MWE added. Edit2: Provided working intermediate MWE. I am using moderncv with moderntimeline package. I wanted to include a hack from http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/85981/6908 to display ...
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LaTeX moderncv casual: Change the width of the extrainfo

I want to limit width of the \extrainfo field, where I want place some long text. How can I do such thing? Now it looks like this: I am using moderncv with casual blue style.
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How to make a document with light colors printer friendly?

I have a document with some text in light colors. It's looking good on screen but I need to print it. Unfortunately, once printed on a black and white laser printer, the light blue is no longer ...
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How can I combine two standalone documents (CV and letter) into one? [duplicate]

I have two standalone .tex documents that compile fine independently: my resume that is using the well known moderncv package a standard .tex document (cover letter) I would like to combine, in a ...
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Individual separator rule in moderncv [duplicate]

I would like to put a separator rule under each section and it should look like this picture: So it should start with a small thickness then increase and then again a small thickness. Has anybody ...
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Merging banking and classic style in moderncv

Writing my CV in the moderncv package, I was caught between the classic style for the main body, and banking style for the header/title. I'm not sure how to merge the two formats. Also on the Banking ...
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How can I have this specific line in one line and not two! [duplicate]

I would like to have the element surrounded by a red rectangle in one line and not to: Maybe there is something to force him to be shown in one line or maybe I can reduce the the margin left for this ...
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How can I delete spacing?

How can I delete the spacing shown in the following image: And here is my code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} % Font sizes: 10, 11, or 12; paper sizes: a4paper, letterpaper, a5paper, ...
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add additional line before the beginning of the document

Firstly, I would like to add additional line before the beginning of the document, I added a red cross where I would like to do this. And secondly,I would like to change the police of the right ...
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how to put personal info (address, phone) in header

I am using modern cv casual style. Currently I have personal info (address, street, phone, email) in footer. Is it possible to have these information in header instead of footer and only in first ...
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Automated Cover Letters with Dynamic Content [duplicate]

I'm trying to generate cover letters starting from a single document. Since I'm sending the same letter to different persons with different address I thought it would be great to use this document as ...
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No idea why this error is occurring “Runaway argument? Paragraph ended before \\cventry was complete”

\begin{document} \makecvtitle \section{Education} .... \cventry{2004}{Secondary School}{ABC School}{Cityname}{\textit{94.4/100}} ... WriteLatex gives me this error Runaway argument? Paragraph ...
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How to replicate the blue rectangles in the modern CV casual template?

I searched in the code and in the forums, but I can't seem to find how to pull such a trick. Help me, please. And, in advance, thank you !
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Need help with creating an template of a PDF

I have found this PDF and thought it would be a great idea to make a template of it. I am not so good to LaTeX so it would be nice if you could help me. Here the link to the CV-document: Link to CV ...
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How to set uniform font size both in the table and the paragraph

When I resize the table, using \resizebox or any other thing, the font size gets reduced. How do I set, a uniform font size for the whole document, I need at least 12pt (the minimum requirement). The ...
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Use \textsc for \name and \section in moderncv

I am trying to use \textsc for name and section titles in moderncv template. However, the font seems weird. For example, looking at the following two examples, one for normal section title, one with ...
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ModernCV modifying the header - Contents in the next line

As a continuation of this question moderncv banking style: How to move the title block all the way to the left?, I would like to bring in the contents, one in each line like : street and number city ...
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moderncv banking style: How to move the title block all the way to the left?

In have used banking style in the moderncv class. I have modified things a bit. The code is so huge and messy that for me to provide the MWE would be impossible. In, the moderncvstylebanking.sty file, ...
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Is there any way to use moderncv inside another document class? [duplicate]

In my thesis I need to have a cv. It would be awesome, if I could use moderncv. The only way I so far know is, to make seperate PDF, and include this afterwards within my thesis. Do you know any ...
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Switch firstname and familyname colors in moderncv

In the moderncv casual theme, in the header, the family name has a darker color than the first name. How can I make it the other way around, and more generally, set each name to a color of my ...
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moderncv oldstyle shows unnecessary spaces [closed]

When I write my name in two part, oldstyle shows unnecessary spaces between them. How can I fix this?
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moderncv's casual CV template with oldstyle cover letter

I want to use moderncv's casual CV template with oldstyle cover letter. How can I do this?
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Skype Icon in the CV template?

I'm trying to add the Skype icon in my CV, but it is not working. I am using Miktex 2.9 and WinEdt 8. \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,roman]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor{blue} ...
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CV question: How do I remove the horizontal line below my name if I'm using \documentclass{moderncv} and \moderncvtheme{casual}?

I used LaTeX to write my CV. At this moment I need to remove the horizontal line that appears below my name (this line only appears at the top of the first page of the CV). How can I do this? Thanks ...
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how to implement `cvtripleitem` in moderncv

You may know that there exists cvdoubleitem in moderncv with which you can put double items in one line. Is there a way to self-define a cvtripleitem so as to put triple items in one line? ...
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Horizontal line within a line of text

You may know that in moderncv there is a horizontal line at the left of each section. I want to print this at the right of the section title too, just like this: My current code is as follows: ...
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Indent a package listitem

I'm new to latex and I understand how to indent lists, but what if they are lists items that are derived from a package. In this case, I really like the moderncv package. Here is a working example. ...
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Different underline distance in moderncv

I have discovered a problem when underlining links in moderncv. For my application I use the cover letter and CV (classic) option. To enable colored underlining of links, I have put ...
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Adding a “box” to latex document with different style than the rest

I have my CV written using Latex, using moderncv document class. I really like the output, but at the bottom of the CV I need to put a disclaimer (required in Poland), which doesn't really fit into ...
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Conditional formatting in moderncv

We busily discussed a method of implementing conditional statements in the moderncv class (Conditional content in moderncv) last month. Sean Allred came up with a great solution to solve this (see ...
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Align lists with long sentences

\begin{enumerate} \item This is a really really really reall.....long sentence \end{enumerate} 1. This is a really really really .... ....long sentence I want it formatted like 1. This is a really ...
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How to insert multiple paragraph in a \cventry

Here is the syntax of \cventry: \cventry{1}{2}{3}{4}{5}{desc} How to insert multiple paragraph in a desc part. Also it seems that cventry does not span in multiple pages which make the CV to seem ...
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Bookmarks in moderncv

When I open my CV/Cover letter in Adobe Reader I see that the \sections and \subsections are in that internal bookmarks. But is it possible to add the cover letter in there, because now it seems like ...
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CV and cover letter in same file with own titles: Moderncv

I'd like to add my cover letter with the title "Cover letter" after my CV part in moderncv. I use classic style and I tried to add \title{Cover letter} after the \clearpage and before \makelettertitle ...
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cvitem \hbox overfull in moderncv

Is it possible to change the length or size of the box where the first text is placed in \cvitem{this text is too long}{...} I doesn't fit and it looks kinda stupid. I get this message: Overfull ...
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French-style cover letter using 'moderncv' document class

I've got a quite similar problem as the one presented in this thread: Renew command \makelettertitle in moderncv, but the solution proposed does not completely answer my needs. As a reminder, the ...
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Which typeface is used in moderncv?

I am curious which typeface is used in the moderncv document class. I wrote a CV with the following document class invocation: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} If I have to write a ...
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How to use Fontawesome icons in LaTeX with moderncv?

I am trying to create a resume using this fork of moderncv. I am on Mountain Lion and using TexLive-2013 (v. 2.0 Build 150). I already have moderncv, which is located at: ...
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Is there any way to use a custom font with moderncv?

The package moderncv proposes only two available options for the font selection roman & sans. I've seen the following declaration in the source code of the package: ...