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

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moderncv modify right margin or length of cvitem

I am trying to edit my resume, and I have trouble managing the spacing on the cvitem. I'd like it to be of a shorter length, more specifically I want the line ending to be less than the other ...
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modernCV seems to forbid any hyphenation. How can I switch that off?

I'm writing a document with the help of the modernCV class, using (a modification of) the casual style. It looks like this class is penalizing hyphenation pretty severely. Why is that so? I can't find ...
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Edit the commands in the moderncv class so as to add another 'column'

I'm making a CV using the moderncv class. For most of the commands, the text is aligned such that it looks to be divided into two columns; one which takes the header, years etc. argument of the ...
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moderncv: Increase space between cventry

I wrote my CV using moderncv but the entries (in particular \cventry) are too compact for me. I tried to change the parskip but it does not change anything. Could you tell me how could I increase the ...
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Vertical offset in bullets

I'm using the moderncv class, and so far is pretty nice, except that I would like to move the bullets a bit higher (by default they are aligned to the bottom of the line). Here is a small example ...
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Add fourth argument to address command in moderncv class

I'm trying to add a fourth argument to the address command in the moderncv class. I've looked for a solution around the internet and tried a few things including attempting to edit the moderncv class ...
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Insert line break in \cventry

What do I have to change in the following code to drop my company name, and company location to the line below my job title? I tried them around within the separate brackets but my LaTeX knowledge is ...
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moderncv - how to put personal info under name

I'm new in LaTeX and moderncv. I'd like to put my contact info under name but I don't know how. I found this problem similar to mine, but it changes position of the picture. This is my .tex file after ...
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How can I remove extra space after `itemize` in moderncv?

In a moderncv document, using an itemize in a cvitem produces extra spacing after the itemized list. Here's a minimum working example: \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} ...
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How to make header normal font in moderncv

The moderncv (classic) consists of various sections like address, phone, email .. in header which are italic! How do I change them to normal font? So, I want to change the above italic data into ...
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'Questions about my cv and cover letter' revisited, changing number of lines in address

I'm using Gonzalo Medina's answer in this question: Questions about my cv header and cover letter and the code is reproduced as follows: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...
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'Questions about my cv and cover letter', changing formatting of template

I know I'm not supposed to post questions under others' topics, so here is my question regarding the CV and cover letter template in: Questions about my cv header and cover letter and here is the ...
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'Questions about my CV header and cover letter' revisited [closed]

I know I'm not supposed to post questions under others' topics, so here are my questions regarding the CV and cover letter template in: Questions about my cv header and cover letter Gonzalo ...
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Adjust the font of scrlttr2 to the serif font of moderncv

I'm a newby in LaTeX & trying to make my cv with it. I'm almost finished, the last thing is ... I made my cv with moderncv, the letter with scrlttr 2 and the cover with scrartcl. this 3 have ...
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Two \social icons for one account name in moderncv header?

I use the default template of moderncv (can be used as MWE) classic style with awesome moderncvicons compiled in LuaLaTeX. I have the same account name for Twitter and Github, and I would like to have ...
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Inserting a clickable URL into moderncv not working anymore

I tried inserting a clickable URL into ModernCV but somehow the output doesn't feature a clickable URL. This has worked in the past(on Ubuntu 12.04; with few changes such as including hyperref. Not ...
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Renew command \makelettertitle in moderncv

I want to modify the command \makelettertitle of the package moderncv so that I can have a heading in French style, that is, my data on the left, then below in 2 colums a "formule de politesse" on ...
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Adding pictures to moderncv

I want to add my institution logos to my CV but unfortunately they don't appear in right place. How should I edit the code to make the picture appear right above the city without making the ...
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How can I change the position of inputs in cventry?

I'm trying to do a CV in LaTeX but I don't like the output I get with \moderncvstyle{banking} and I'd like to customise it a bit. I would like to get a banking style but with dates on the left side. ...
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About moderncv footer

Is there any way I can turn off the footer from appearing in all but the last page of the CV? (and once again in the cover letter). Is a nice idea that even with just the first page they could call ...
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How to share a modifed moderncvclassic.sty file and give credits the right way?

I have tweaked the moderncvstyleclassic.sty file from the moderncv package and implemented more commands to comply with the belgian/french layout rules for official mail. All of my modifications are ...
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Article is already a type “wizard-defined” function name

Following this answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/85983/17685 I'm trying to create a publication list with TeXworks. Basically I did exactly what was in the answer and created two files ...
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Modifying moderncv to look like an example cv

I would like to create a cv with moderncv like the example below. I have set my fontsize to 10pt but the letters in this cv seem smaller. Furthermore the dates look awesome but I cannot achieve the ...
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classic title and banking body style mixed (moderncv)

I was hesitating between classic and banking style: Personal Information Part: banking < classic, because banking took lots of space, way too many lines. Body Part: banking > classic, because ...
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Error with line-breaking in cvlistdoubleitem in moderncv

I'm experiencing a strange asymmetry in how moderncv's \cvlistdoubleitem command handles line-breaking. This code compiles perfectly. \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} ...
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The package marvosym seems to clash with the moderncv class. What can I do?

I would like to use both the marvosym package and the moderncv package. LaTeX throws an error that \fax was already defined. While this isn't a problem on MikTeX, I'm currently editing a joint ...
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Use different color for moderncv subsections

I have made color style like below for moderncv. The color1 is used for all sections and subsections I want to use the newly added color3 for subsections instead of color1. How could I do it? ...
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Customize ModernCV

For my resume I'm using the great moderncv, but I'd like to customize it a little. For example I'd like to reduce the heigth of the blank space after the title. In moderncvstyleclassic.sty, I ...
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show the numerical labels only in one subsections or entities of multibib package

uncommenting the following line in moderncv with multibib package show the numerical labels in the bibliography. \makeatother \renewcommand*{\bibliographyitemlabel}{[\arabic{enumiv}]} But how to ...
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how to stop Extrainfo appearing in cover letter?

I am using Texmaker to update my CV, but i am having problem with the \extrainfo. I am using moderncv documentclass and moderncvstyle {classic}. I want extrainfo to appear in my curriculum but not in ...
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'Moderncv classic 1.5.1' lualatex compilation fails when using \itshape and awesome icons and sans font with MacTeX2013 [closed]

When compiling this tex code on SnowLeopard, MacTeX2013 with lualatex test.tex: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} % moderncv 1.5.1 version \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvicons{awesome} ...
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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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Custom moderncv theme [duplicate]

I've tried to make a custom moderncv theme, as I didn't want my CV to look like all the others Latex-made CVs. But I'm facing a (minor) problem: pdflatex doesn't recognize it, and I get a ! LaTeX ...
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What is the '}{' character that appears in LyX modern CV example and how to re-produce it?

I'm using LyX 2.0.6 with MikTex 2.9 I came across these }{ characters while trying to use the Modern CV example to create a CV. My question is: What are these and how can I insert one. I've noticed ...
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Making the languages not bold in moderncv

I'm writing my CV with the moderncv package and I'd like the un-bold the text in front of each language. In the following example, "Spoken" and "Barely Spoken" are bold, which I don't like. I ...
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Change spacing for lists in LyX through template

I want to change the vertical spacing of a list in my resume. I am using the moderncv style file through LyX in Ubuntu 12.04. One of the list environments defined in the moderncv is Computer ...
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Configure CV in LyX [closed]

I would like to ask help in configuring my CV in LyX. I am using moderncv style with LyX in Ubuntu 12.04. I shall say that I have found a close solution to my problem in this post on blank spaces, ...
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LaTeX error with moderncv

I can't seem to figure where the problem is, and why the file wont compile. I'd be grateful if someone could help me. Here is the LaTeX code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} % Font sizes: ...
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Moderncv package with multicols set vertical space

I am currently finishing my CV using the moderncv package. To save space I decided to fit all my interests in a multicol environment with 4 columns nested inside an itemize environment. Unfortunately, ...
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Is there a way to get the Skype logo in the cvtheme document class?

I'm using the cvtheme document class and \moderncv{classic} to create a CV. The field I am applying for jobs in often conduct their interviews over Skype. The are command to get small phone (phone), ...
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Hyperlink in moderncv with acrobat reader

The hyperref in moderncv for urls and the email address cannot be opened with adobe acrobat reader. The links are working in other pdf readers. It's only an issue with moderncv opened in adobe acrobat ...
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Removing Symbols from moderncv Document

I'm enjoying the moderncv class for creating sharp looking cover letters and CVs. But, I'd like to remove the symbols associated with phone, email, etc. Is this possible?
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Left-align the date for all cvitems

All contents (mostly dates) of the first argument of \cvitem should left-align in Austria - as explained to me in the career center. I want to redefine the command \cvitem (like in Can I redefine a ...
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Change title - moderncv - error stack size

I'm using moderncv and when I write this: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[blue]{classic} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[scale=0.8]{geometry} ...
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moderncv and babel spanish cause “Missing \endcsname…” error

When I run the following code it compiles as expected: \documentclass[% 11pt ,a4paper ,sans ]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} ...
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Can't tell what is the error

\makecvtitle \section{Education} \cventry{2011--2014}{Computer science engineering diploma}{Faculty of sciences-Elmanar}{Tunis}{\textit{}}{} \cventry{2008--2011}{bachelor degree in sciences and ...
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Font-awesome disturbing commands of moderncv

The usage of \moderncvicons{awesome} lowers the item symboles (blue circle) of \cvlistdoubleitem and \cvlistitem. How can they be raised to normal level again? MWE: % compile with LuaLaTeX ...
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moderncv \cvitemwithcomment without bold font for the second argument

Is it possible to use the \cvitemwithcomment without bold font for the second argument ? MWE: % compile with LuaLaTeX \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} ...
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How to change the default language of moderncv

How can I change the default language of moderncv?
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Position of year date in moderntimeline

In this example, the 2012 seems to be further away from the blue bar than the 2010 is. Can the 2012 be moved toward the bar, so that the 2012 and the 2010 are equidistant ...