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

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Reduce the space between \email symbol and the mail in moderncv

Yesterday I asked several questions such as changing the color of specific headings. The answers are here: Change colors of \mobile, \address and \title in Modern Cv The other problem I didn't manage ...
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Change colors of \mobile, \address and \title in Modern Cv [duplicate]

EDIT : How could I put in bold what is before \email ? Something like \email{\textbf{bla bla}} doesn't work. When using moderncv to create my CV, I type the following commands : ...
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Fixing the '\social' command of 'moderncv' for LinkedIN (intl profile)

I am using moderncv to compose my CV and cover letters. I have a LinkedIN profile that I would like to link via \social[linkedin]{...} however line 257 of modencv.cls defaults the beginning of the ...
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How to add a photo to moderncv style banking

I'm writing this post because I'm trying to let appear the photo on the moderncv using the banking style, but from default isn't possible. So I would to know how to show the photo using the banking ...
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moderncv “title”-line is simply missing [closed]

I'm just missing the title-line "curriculum vitae" in the head of my cv. thank you very much \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \usepackage{xcolor} ...
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Greek language issue with moderncv in Lyx

I am using Lyx in order to write my CV but i have an issue with Greek language. I fill the entries like name/family name/adress/tel/mobile/email in Greek from Lyx's preamble but the email must be ...
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Use different titles for moderncv resume and cover letter

I am using this beautiful template. There is only one thing that I don't like in it but unfortunately I am not very good in LaTeX to change it on my own. What's is more, the code involved in this ...
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How to use downloaded moderncv template with MiKTeX?

I have downloaded a template named moderncv but don't know how to use it. As I am a beginner, please suggest me the pdf's describing the solution.
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Extra info in moderncv title

The \homepage info is appearing in the title of moderncv. The code works fine in writeLatex, but not on MikTeX. The error is missing \begin{document} Please help. Code: ...
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Font size in moderncv

How can I change the title font size (First name, Family Name) in a resume written using moderncv package?
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Using Arabic letters in moderncv package

I'm trying to include a small snippet or Arabic script into my document. This works fine if I use the documentclass article, but I'm using the moderncv package as provided here, and for some reason, ...
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Attempting to use moderncv, get wrong version of expl3 and l3kernel too old errors [closed]

I'm relatively new with LaTeX. I've been trying to use moderncv, but when I do I get the following errors: LaTeX Warning: You have requested, on input line 53, version `2013/07/28' of ...
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Customizing ModernCV Header: Photo below line, aligned right

I'm a newbie in LaTeX and like to customize the moderncv layout. Based on the solution of Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left, I tried to position the photo below the ...
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Wrap text to one line under cvitem [closed]

I am using the moderncv package. When listing items using the \cvitem{}{}, it seems to put these over two lines what I actually want is for everything to be on one line. Here is my code: ...
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Cover letter with modernCV in LyX

I created a CV using the modernCV package in LyX and I would like to create a fitting cover letter. I saw a lot of people doing it but following their examples does not work for me. What I tried: I ...
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Some formatting questions in moderncv

I have a few questions for my resume that I'm making with moderncv. Firstly here's my code : \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} % moderncv themes \moderncvtheme[orange]{casual} ...
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Change alignment and colour of quote in Moderncv

I'm using ModernCV to create my resume with the casual style : example. I wanted to change the alignment (to the left) and colour (to dark grey) of the quote section (where I intend to write a few ...
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Change CV layout [duplicate]

I'm a beginner. I tried to write my CV in LaTeX and I downloaded the template from LaTeX Templates. I used the \cvitem command but I got a problem. The margin seems too short to show all worlds in ...
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Creating bibliographies with biblatex and moderncv

I wanted to use the moderncv class together with biblatex. To this end, I redefined the bibliography bibenvironment \defbibenvironment{bibliography}{}{}% ...
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Europass 2013 Curriculum Vitae [closed]

Is there any new template for the Europass Curriculum Vitae 2013? I'm aware of the both the europecv and moderncv packages, but I'm looking for something with the "new" (as of July 2013) version of ...
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No pagenumbers in moderncv

I am using texlive (2012) with moderncv (1.5.1). Since a certain update pagenumbers have disappeared for previously working examples. Yes i have more than one page and \nopagenumbers{} is commented. ...
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Change ModernCV section style to make them look like Friggeri CV

I am using for my Resume the ModernCV template, but I would like to bring in some of the amazing FriggeriCV style of the title of the sections: I love the text half coloured and half black with each ...
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Repeating section headers in moderncv?

I am trying to prepare my CV using moderncv, and my publication list currently splits pages. I would like the top of the next page to have \refname{} (continued) in the same typeface as the original ...
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how to add a current date, place and signature to the cv

I am using the template from here https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/cv/moderncv-classic/ I wanted texworks to add the latest date and also place and signature(.jpg item) everytime I typeset my cv ...
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moderncv error: tweaklist.sty

I can't get moderncv to work. I get the error: ! LaTex Error: File 'tweaklist.sty' not found. What I've done so far is manually install moderncv in my texmf tree ...
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ModernCV phone symbol

I'm trying to build a CV on LaTeX using the moderncv template. I have a phone symbol added at the top of the CV for my own telephone number as this was part of the program template, however I would ...
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Change column width of cventry in moderncv?

It seems that the cventry in moderncv class is limited to 89 char per line. Is it possible to change it? Here is the code I've used, in LyX. I'm afraid I don't know what the version of the moderncv ...
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Left align title in moderncv style casual

I want to align left the title (which is "Curriculum Vitae") under the horizontal line. I also want it not to be Italic. So my name above the horizontal line in the left side and the title under the ...
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Remove photo padding in moderncv classic

When \photo is used in moderncv, it includes a ~3px padding between the image and the border. How does one remove this? I have found the part of the moderncvstyleclassic.sty that deals with the ...
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LaTeX quote length / on 1 line (moderncv) [duplicate]

When using the moderncv template in LaTeX my quote in the heading gets split into 2 lines. 3 words are on the next line. It looks awful so I want everything on 1 line. I'm new to LaTeX so I can't ...
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How to change the color of symbols (mobile, email, homepage, etc) in moderncv?

I'm able to style the contents (color, font size), but I can't change the color of the symbol. Here's the code I'm working with: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...
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UK CV templates [closed]

I am looking for a UK CV style layout in LaTex, the only ones I seem to be able to find are all American based. Can anyone point me in the right direction.
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moderncv LaTeX error: File `suffix.sty' not found

I'm a LaTeX noob and i'm trying to create CV with moderncv package. I installed it via Tex Live Utility and then tried to start creating my own cv with cv_7.tex template ...
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“Undefined control sequence” errors with moderncv (official template)

When simply trying to compile the CTAN template.tex available here http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/moderncv/examples I receive the following errors after compiling: ! ...
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moderncv - non marvosym symbols

When i use the moderncv package i get the typical marvosym symbols. The following image shows the file examples\template_banking_red.pdf that comes with my moderncv package. When you take a look at ...
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Additional bookmarks with moderncv

I finished my cv with moderncv and have some trouble getting rid of the errors, hope someone can help me out. I use moderncv 1.4 and tried to add additional bookmarks to the document for the ...
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Creating additional color for moderncv

I'm trying to create an additional color for moderncv, but am seeing unexpected behaviour. I've created a file called moderncvcolorburgundy.sty, by copying the file for the purple color. I've changed ...
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Format time span for CV

I would like to add the month to the time span of moderncv. I order not to occupy much more space and still having a beautiful solution, I would like to do the following: Year - Year Month - Month ...
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Errors with moderncv

I'm using to make my CV with the moderncv package for the first time. I'm working with TeXnicCenter and MiKTeX 2.9 on Window 7. I've downloaded the new moderncv from CTAN ... but got into problems. I ...
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Vertical alignment of cvline in moderncv?

I am currently updating my CV and using the moderncv package. When I've updated the 'Languages' section, I've encountered a problem: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...
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Proceedings bibliography problem - not displaying year, address and pages

I want to show proceedings information in the output PDF file using data from publications.bib. Particularly, I have a problem displaying year, address and pages. ...
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Several job titles for the same employer in moderncv

I was wondering how can I tweak moderncv to create entries for multiple job titles with the same employer. I am basically interested in mimicking approach 2 that is explained here using the classic ...
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How to create a header line after text

Hi, I am looking to recreate the style above for a resume. For the heading of sections in the resume, I want the section name (in the example above - Education) to be followed by a header line ...
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Text in moderncv’s left column overlaps with right column

I was trying to compile a Resume and I am not able to figure out why only the second line has superimposed text. The below is the code. \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[blue]{casual} ...
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Unable to Change References Section Title in moderncv

I'm attempting to write a CV using the moderncv document class with the following preamble: \documentclass[10pt,letter]{moderncv} % CV Theme Settings \moderncvtheme[black]{classic} % Font and ...
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Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left

I like the moderncv casual theme, but I would like to change the order of the photo and the name / title. I tried the solution described in this question: Modify moderncv header ! Undefined control ...
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moderncv and page numbers not displaying if text too long

I am using the moderncv package with the classic style. I find that the page numbers do not appear if the text on the last page goes all the way to the bottom and is just on the verge of requiring ...
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reusing code from moderncv

I am a beginner for creating latex templates. I am using a custom template for CV. And I would like to create a table which looks like below. I like the way the text wraps in the columns. This is ...
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Disable moderntimeline functionality without rewriting content

For some positions I'd like to apply to I'm not brave enough to use moderntimeline. Is it possible to disable the timeline part and fall back to just numerical date ranges without having to rewrite ...
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Moderncv package not working

I'm trying to make my CV with the moderncv package for the first time... But I don't know what I'm missing and it says "!Unidentified control sequence \modercvcolor{blue}" it also says that I'm ...