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

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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 ...
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How to add a copy of moderncv footer to an article document class?

I want to create an article document with a footer like the one in moderncv, see image. Does anyone know how I can accomplish this? It doesn't necessarily have to be exactly the same as in moderncv, ...
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Changing the height, width of moderncv type resume

I am trying to change the pagewidth and pagelength of a moderncv type CV that can be found here (http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/moderncv) by changing the values inside inside ...
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LaTeX moderncv classic: Change the width of the title

I'm looking to change the width of the \title environment in the moderncv template. As it is now, the maximum width of the title under my name goes all the way to the "address"/information box on the ...
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Use other font in restricted area wont compile

im trying to change the font of only one character in the document, but it wont compile with lualatex, what am missing ? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} ...
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moderncv: unwanted punctuation

I am trying to prepare my resume using LaTeX but everytime after I compile I see an unnecessary '.' after the sentence. The code snippet looks like this: %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% % ...
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How can I use blockquote with \documentclass moderncv

I'm trying to use \blockquote (from the csquotes package) in a moderncv document, but the output does not look as it should (the quote is not indented and the string "csq@block" is prefixed to the ...
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How to fix caption in moderncv?

I'm using moderncv and I want to add a caption to an inserted graphic. I'm currently using this code \begin{minipage}{.5\textwidth} \centering ...
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Place the sender address on the left side in moderncv cover letter

In Germany it's common to place both the sender and recipient on the left side of a letter and the date on the right side. Is there a possibility that I can change the cover letter layout ...
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How to set different alignment for Name/Title in ModernCV?

I'm trying to write my CV using ModernCV template. As you see in the picture below, the Name/Title section at the left-top of the first page in this template is bottom-aligned to the personal ...
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Where can I find this CV template

I want the code source for this CV, I have searched in moderncv template but I didn't find the .tex for this one: Can someone please help me?
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How to place contact information in the right side of the header in Moderncv?

I want to put my contact information and maybe also my photo to the right side of header. Would someone kindly tell me how i can do that? Bellow is the tex code of my document. ...
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Include signature picture in cover letter in moderncv?

I created a cover letter with the moderncv package. My code is: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Argument of \NROrg@ifthenelse has an extra }

I presume the problem I have been encountering is quite trivial. But I could not find any help via Google, so I am asking the experts. The problem is the following: I want to create a Cirriculum using ...
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CV Style and Layout

Can anyone tell me which syle the following CV is compiled from? http://www.cns.nyu.edu/~umesh/bio/rajashekarCV.pdf
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page numbers gone with xelatex + moderncv

In Win7 with MikTeX 2.9 I'm trying to compile a resume.tex file with xelatex, written in moderncv.cls. It has \moderncvicons{awesome} to get new icons for phone, email and website, among other ...
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Questions about Moderntimeline in moderncv

Corresponding to this thread and this I tried to create a timeline in my cv. My code is: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} ...
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Date column in moderncv

I am writing my cv and with the following code \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Column description not centered in moderncv?

I use my own solution/workaround to get a table formatted listings of the certificates in my CV. I don't like the fact that the description of the \cvline is centered, e.g. I have the following code: ...
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How to get two columns in \cvline?

I want to add certifications to my cv with a column with the names and a second column with the dates, currently I have: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} ...
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\moderncvicons{awesome} giving error!

I'm getting an error when compiling a resume of moderncv, with pdflatex in Mageia 2 i586 and TEXlive 2011. Why? First I added the command \moderncvicons{awesome}, then I added \usepackage{fontawesome} ...
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Questions about my cv header and cover letter

I am working on my cv and my cover letter and I have different questions. My current code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} ...
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moderncv: bullet points between phone/email/social

In the image below there's a bullet point in between the phone number and the email address. I'd like to know how to remove it. I'm using the banking template for moderncv.
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Introducing courtesy folding marks in moderncv

I have a new idea but it seems I don't know how to realise... as always! I am doing some experiments with moderncv, and I would like to introduce folding marks like in scrlttr2 (KOMA 2 Letter format) ...
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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 ...