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

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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: ...
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Trying to add an image/icon just before the text in a section while using moderncv

Note: I'm using sharelatex I was wondering if there are any way to set the background color of the header part (the one that contains personal info) of a file that uses moderncv in order to visually ...
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place bullet items in tabular form

I would like to get the items to show up with the bullet in a tabular form, however, when I try to place the items in a table, I get an error...here is the code: ...
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Is there any way to add a background color to the header part of a file that use moderncv?

I was wondering if there are any way to set the background color of the header part (the one that contains personal info) of a file that uses moderncv in order to visually differentiate the header and ...
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moderncv user variable in section

How can I use a variable (e.g. a first name) in \cvitem? \firstname{Firstname} \begin{document} \makecvtitle % Print the CV title \section{Personal Data} \cvitem{}{\firstname}
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Adding extra documents in moderncv

I would like to add extra documents (like reference letters and certificates) to the moderncv in a way that everything is in the same pdf. I can´t include them as text because they will actually be ...
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How can I extend quote's width in moderncv?

How can I extend quote's width in moderncv? I want the quote element to be wider so it would occupy less amount of lines. Here is my minimal working example: ...
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social links and symbols in moderncv [duplicate]

how does one add more more social links and their associated icon/symbol(e.g codeplex, bitbucket) in moderncv. I tried to include this: \ifthenelse{\equal{#1}{codeplex}} ...
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How can I place name minibox on top in moderncv?

I am using moderncv classic style. This is my header. I want it to be like this (first and last name aligned on top): How it can be achieved? Here is my minimal working example: ...
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Add a second website in moderncv banking

I wanted to include 2 websites in my resume which I am making using moderncv but it seems it allows only one website. How to show 2 websites in the header (showing the website icon for both)? I am ...
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Changing rendering of bibitems in moderncv

I'm using moderncv to style my CV and would like to modify how it renders references. Here's an MWE: \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper]{moderncv} \usepackage{fontspec} \moderncvstyle{casual} ...
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Multiple PDF generation with one tex file

I'm writing my cv using moderncv, and I want to make it in 2 languages. I wrote a common part, which both languages will have, and specific ones, where I put the translated content. I also want to ...
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problem with name being too long for moderncv title

Is there a way to fit the whole "jesse jaanila | curriculum vitae" title on the same row with the banking style. My simplified code shows that with the font fouriernc that I like, it doesn't seem to ...
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moderncv - newline within a cventry in the banking style

I want to find a way to split long line in the 3rd element of \cventry. I use moderncv package and banking style. Using \newline doesn't help. I get the result in the picture using following code. I ...
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Bibtex JabRef and moderncv

I am trying to create my cv using moderncv class. Everything look fine until the publication section. I have a publication database under the title "publications.bib" that is created in JabRef. I want ...
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how to only increase line-space for 'cventry' command in moderncv

I use modercv template to compile my resume,but i have two troubles. First I want increase line space between texts in 'cventry' command Second i need change part text font,only effect part ...
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wrapfigure in moderncv

I want to add my photo in moderncv environment! Itemize positioning and other floats are missed up! I tried to use \textpos package but didn't work! Here is the code \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How can I get a subentry in moderncv?

In my cv, I want my internship to be a sub-entry of my masters education. MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How can I use Helvetica Light or Neue in moderncv?

I have gotten Helvetica working in Xavier Danaux's moderncv by placing in the following lines in banking.sty to typeset my cv.tex file. I'm using texShop on OSX. \usepackage[scaled]{helvet} ...
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Remove header on one page

I use moderncv to create my cv. There I include a pdf document with the includepdf command. The problem is that I defined a fancyheader and that this header is also on the included pdf, but I do not ...
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Customising title header of ModernCV template

So I want to customise CV using the ModernCV template. I am using the classic style but want to have the Personal information written in the CV title and under the First and Last name. Unfortunately ...
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How to solve moderncv troubles? [closed]

I´m trying to create a PDF with moderncv...however I dont know what is the issue here...spent already hours with trouble shooting without success. could someone hlep please? ...
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How can I make a Curriculum Vitae or Resume in *Tex with variable length?

I'd like to make a template of sorts for a Curriculum Vitae. While there seem to be plenty of examples online of CVs using TeX, I'm looking for an easy way to include everything in the file, but ...
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How to separate the CV and cover letter in moderncv?

I am using the moderncv template to create both a CV and a cover letter. The resulting document contains the CV and the cover letter concatenated and with the same page numbering. Is there some ...
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Moderncv: \cvitem text is too large

How do I change the text size for items under \cvitem to match items under \cventry that won't cause problems with other \moderncvstyle{xyz}? MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} ...
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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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Decrease horizontal space in moderncv's cvdoubleitem

When labels are too small, the \cvdoubleitem macro in moderncv creates way too much space between the first description and the second label: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...