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

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\social not working in LaTeX

I'm currently working on my CV and I'm using the moderncv template. When I try to use \social[github]{pedrocaseiro} I get the following errors: ! Undefined control sequence. \social ! LaTeX Error: ...
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moderncv babel english,greek issue

I am using babel in moderncv to switch languages between greek and english, although it recognises greek language (after adding some extra lines of code with the help of site here), when I'm trying to ...
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How to have a cvlisttripleitem in moderncv?

The moderncv package comes with a lot of builtin command. One I think is usefull is the \cvlistitem and \cvlistdoubelitem when items to list are smalls and fit on two columns. But what should I do ...
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move date in cover letter (modern cv banking)

I need two pieces of information. How can I move the date under the row "Company Inc"? I want to write "October 11, 2015" instead the date of the day (October 12, 2015). How can I do this change? ...
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Reduce blank space in moderncv template

I would like to know how I can reduce the blank space after the title in the moderncv latex template, look at the picture below : EDIT : \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...
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moderncv won't create pdf [duplicate]

while I have no errors in the Text, I get a few warnings, from which most are similar: LaTeX Warning: You have requested package 'moderncvheadii', but the package provides 'moderncvheadii'. To me this ...
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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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Ifthenelse conditionals in moderncv's cventry

Now that Frodo has left to fight Sauron, Bilbo is all alone at home and searching for new things to do. So it came to his mind that he could apply for a job. For his application, he uses the moderncv ...
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moderncv - two column entry with minipage and multicols => multicols error “ther's no line to end here”

\documentclass[10cm,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{layout} ...
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Moderncv and AAS macros lead to Undefined control sequence

I am trying to use moderncv in conjunction with the aas_macros.sty (found at http://cdsads.u-strasbg.fr/abs_doc/aas_macros.sty). However, the following fails: ...
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centering letterclosing

I'm using moderncv with the classic-style and I would like to have the closing and the first & family name centered relatively to each other (but still on the left side of the letter) Now the ...
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moderncv version change issues

I have code that uses an old 2011 version of moderncv. The same code does not compile with the latest version (texlive 2015). I fail to find the new API to replace my old code. This fails (command ...
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Non correct output of bibliography entries after highlighting an author

Following the instructions provided by gogolin in this [topic][1] I encountered some problems in the output of my bibliography: Instead of getting Doe J., Smith A., ... it is displayed Doe, J. ...
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LyX-LaTeX argument error \@firstoftwo

I'm editing my CV with LyX 2.1.3 in Ubuntu 15.04. The following code produces an error ! Argument of \@firstoftwo has an extra }. The error appears in LyX and also when exporting to LaTeX and running ...
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Adding a second title using moderncv

I am almost done with my CV that I made using moderncv but there is a little extra that I need and it requires some advance tweaking that I am no able to perform although I think they should be ...
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Customizing ModernCV Header: Photo below line, “Title aligned left”

I would like to change like the moderncv casual theme: 1) There is too much space below the picture, or above "Persönliches"... The picture should be directly on the right of the first block. 2) I ...
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Moderncv adding date of birth to personal information

I'm doing my cv with the moderncv package and I'm using the classic style. I would like to add a date of birth line directly above the adress. Does anyone know how to do this? I've tried various ...
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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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Indentation problem with \cvlistdoubleitem inside a list

I am trying to finish my CV with moderncv and I am running into Trouble. I am trying to embed a \cvlistdoubleitem within a list but the indentation is monstrous and the items are left cut. Here is ...
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Cannot compile moderncv example?

I am trying to run the latex example template-es.tex from the moderncv class. When I try to compile it with pdflatex template-es.tex I get as a result the error message ! Undefined control ...
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Undefined control sequence \makecvtitle

I tried to use some Header modifications on my CV, made with moderncv.cls (moderncv 2015/07/28 v2.0.0) All modifications I found here did not work! Here is what I got Undefined controlsequence. ...
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Marvosym in moderncv

I am trying to use marvosym symobl for Email and telephone but with this code \documentclass[11pt,% % corpo del font: ci sono anche '10pt' e '12pt' ...
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moderncv and babel greek cause “Missing \endcsname…” error

I am trying to create my CV by using Overleaf: %% start of file `template.tex'. %% Copyright 2006-2013 Xavier Danaux (xdanaux@gmail.com). % % This work may be distributed and/or modified under the % ...
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How do I position the quote in moderncv below the cv content?

Is it possible to position the quote below the CV content in moderncv? E.g. in the following MWE I'd like the quote to appear below section "B". \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} ...
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Errors with the moderncv template used with w32tex

I want to prepare my resume using the moderncv package. I am using w32tex (installed on this September), which includes the moderncv package. I downloaded the template from CTAN ...
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\href{} problem on moderncv document class

Here is a MWE: \documentclass{moderncv} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \cvitem {some text}{\href{url}}{text} \end{document} The problem I get is: Option clash for package hyperref ...
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troubles with moderncv after Miktex update

I have been using moderncv to generate some cover letters and CVs recently. Everything was working fine, until I have done a Miktex update. I keep getting the error Undefined control sequence. ...
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Understanding \cventry from moderncv [closed]

I'm using modercv class with casual style. At the end there is the preview of 1st page. Note the Education section. It contains date and description and it is produced with the command ...
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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? [duplicate]

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 [closed]

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) [duplicate]

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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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 [closed]

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?