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

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MikTex 2.9 64-bit not loading sans serif font for moderncv

I just got a new computer and installed MikTex 2.9 for Windows7 64-bit. When I compiled my resume for the first time (moderncv, theme casual), it compiled in roman vs. sans serif fonts. I did not ...
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align names, data and picture in CV

I would like that the picture and the name, personal information and picture appear at the same height, instead of the picture above like here: \documentclass{moderncv} \usepackage{etoolbox} ...
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How can I suppress page breaks? [closed]

This is a response, because it seems I was banned for poor explanations. Sorry, that there is was no concision in the explanations. I found what can be done. it is explained in the second part of the ...
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Name in a single line in moderncv

I would like that my full name in the CV appears in a single line, I am using \firstname{manuel} \familyname{fernandez-perez} also my email is too long and it automatically splits it in two lines and ...
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moderncv - hompage link in 2 lines [closed]

is it possible to put the homepage link in the moderncv header in 2 lines, as it doesn't look nice if it is one line, whereas all the other personal data entries are quite small. Thankful for any ...
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modern cv layout

I have a question concerning my CV. The following is my header: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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How to add custom entry types to moderncv?

I use the moderncv document class. I would like to add two new sections: Conferences Mandates I would like to know the best way to add those two sections. Should I use BibTeX or biblatex like for ...
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Table in cvline using moderncv

I would like to create in my CV, using moderncv, a table with two columns. It should look like: -------- Experience * Item 1 x x ...
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How can I use moderntimeline without moderncv?

How can I use moderntimeline without having to use moderncv as the document class? The following code is what I've tried so far: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{moderntimeline} ...
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Justify text in moderncv cover letter

I am writing a cover letter and CV using moderncv. Everything works fine so far, but the text in the cover letter is not justified. I think it is good that it is not hyphenated, but it would look much ...
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moderncv - filesize of pdf too big

I managed to work out how to create a job application that is entirely written in the moderncv style. I use the moderncv class itself for my CV and the attachments (making each document a section with ...
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Latex error with moderncv and letter

I am using the package moderncv to create my CV. Unfortunately I can't manage to include a letter as it is done in one of the examples in the CTAN repository (PDF file, TEX file). The command ...
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Create CV with moderncv in relative folder

I'm trying to create my CV in LaTeX but got into problems. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04, the package texlive-latex-extra includes the 2008 version of moderncv, but I want to use the newer 2012 moderncv ...
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How to add a second e-mail address with moderncv

I'm using moderncv to write my CV. I'm using the classic style and I want to add a second e-mail address. It doesn't work if I simply do that: \mail{email1} \mail{email2} Is there a way to do it?
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moderncv and cvitem

In moderncv I use \cvitem to point my skills. The problem is that if I use long text in a first column it gets breaked. Picture shows what I want to achieve. first example is how it looks when I ...
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Adding sections such as Linkedin and Github to a Moderncv footer

How do I add extra links to the footer of a moderncv document that are not covered by the default commands?
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Problem with \maketitle in moderncv

I downloaded the moderncv template for LyX, I tried to compile it but this error appears: \maketitle Your command was ignored. Type I to replace it with another command, or to ...
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\cdot not working in moderncv

If I try to use \cdot in my .tex document (moderncv) then I'm getting error like this: ! Missing $ inserted. (inserted text) $ here_it_gives_line_number_and_hint This line have this ...
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Adding bold labels to two different addresses in moderncv

I found this link here which was what I was looking for. It allows one to add two addresses to a CV written in moderncv. But I wanted to know how to modify the code so that labels like "Present ...
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Moderncv: bulleted list in cvitem

I am using moderncv to write my CV. Therefore, I want to use a bulleted list withing \cvitem. In principle this works, but an extra line is added so that it is not on the same height as the first ...
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Decrease footnotes margin in moderncv

I'm beginning with LaTeX, so this question is may be obvious. When using moderncv package, if I add footnotes to my document, the footnotes take too much space. How can I decrease the footnotes ...
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Undefined control sequence Error with moderncv+Hebrew

I would like to use modernv to create a right-to-left CV document in Hebrew. I have downloaded and installed culmus-latex, and Hebrew+English LaTex documents compile without a problem. I took ...
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How to change language in the Bibliography?

My header is as follows: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage{amsmath, ...
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Why tabular doesn't work with ModernCV

When I try to insert a tabular in my CV using modernCV document like this \begin{tabular}{|c|c|c|} \hline aa & bb & cc \\ \hline dd & ee & ff \\ \hline \end{tabular} I don't ...
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Literature in ModernCV

I currently write my CV and I want to include a Bibliography. The following is my header: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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problem with moderncv and \bf inside bibliography

I've this problem using moderncv. I'm using multibib and the first bibliography entry is: @article{Aad:2011tw, author = "Aad, Georges and others", title = "{Measurement of the ...
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TeX Live 2012, XeLaTeX, moderncv, error “Failed to convert input string to UTF16”

I'm getting this error from moderncv version 1.1.1. With earlier version everything was ok and I did not make any changes to my tex document. I don't use any special font. File encoding is set to ...
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moderncv - how to adjust the personal info

How to adjust my long email address in the personal info in the moderncv? I use: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenx} ...
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How to force latex to put a quote in one line?

I am currently writing a CV on LaTeX. I want to have a quote on the head of my modernCV, but latex puts ONE word into a second line. Can I make LaTeX put all the quote into one line? ...
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\makecvtitle doesn't work with moderncv in MiKTeX 2.9 [closed]

I have a problem with the following tex excerpt in relation to moderncv on MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows 7. I do not get the title of my CV. "! Undefined control sequence. l.44 \makecvtitle The control ...
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How to use modernCV for creating resume in Mac OS X 10.6?

I referred multiple sources but nothing is working out. Used TeXShop and it did generated PDF after clicking on "Typeset". I am missing out something , please help!
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Remove the colored section box from moderncv

Using moderncv as follows; \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[black]{casual} I'd like to remove the coloured struts/rectangles/boxes, adjacent to section headings, from the output. Can ...
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texlive-latex-extra and koma-moderncvclassic [closed]

I installed the ubuntu package texlive-latex-extra which contains a latex package "koma-moderncvclassic". However, if I compile a document \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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moderncv - newline within a cventry

The information that I want to provide isn't fitting into one line. I am working with \cventry{}{}{}{}... I want to put information into a new line, still positioned to what is in the line above. I ...
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Horizontal line in \moderncvtheme[…]{classic}

I have a question about moderncv. I want to work with the moderncv style classic. But I found out, that the theme casual produces a horizontal line underneath the name. Is it possible, to get the same ...
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Set same font in letter as in moderncv

I created i cv using the package moderncv. I also would like to create a letter. So far i used scrlttr2 package, but it uses a different font than moderncv, so it looks inconsistent. So my question is ...
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moderncv doesn't compile with email, homepage or phone [closed]

I want to use moderncv package, however I have some problem with it: if I use a standard example, it doesn't produce any pdf, however there are no errors... If I remove fields like email, homepage, ...
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Moderncv package - cventry date width

I am writing my CV using moderncv package, everythig is nice but I have a problem with cventry command. I have something like this: (it means 2010 - now) I would want to have this in one line, ...
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Vertical space before section title in moderncv

I'm using moderncv to typeset my CV. One of the challenges I have with this package is the inconsistent top margins (as shown in the MWE below). If a new page starts with a section, it will have an ...
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How to add new command in moderncv template?

I want to add new moderncv command to act like address command exactly, I mean in format and positioning except that I will called this time \address2 here is a quick demonstration of what I want, ...
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How to change the color of the hyperlink to mail address in moderncv class?

I am beginner in LaTeX, and experimenting with moderncv. I find that the hyperkink of the email is of the same light blue color as the surrounding info, failing to make clear that it is an hyperlink. ...
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Moderncv with moderntimeline - how do I center the label above the timeline?

How to center the label above the timeline bar on an entry regardless its startingpoint. e.g. like here: To avoid something like here: I do use \tllabelcventry{2006.834}{2009.67}{2006-10 -- ...
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Modern CV usage problem in latex

I am using the ModernCV class for creating a resumé in LaTeX. I found three styles provided by Miktex for this purpose. My question is: how is the section header created in the document? All I see is ...
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Implementing \bibhang in multibib

I have been using moderncv as a template for several years, but I am now trying to solve a problem that has long bothered me: being able to use \bibhang in my list of publications. The moderncv ...
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Moderncv with moderntimeline - how do I typeset positions that only lasted for one year?

I'm using the package moderntimeline which originated here on TeX.sx to typeset my CV. It looks great! However, I have a bunch of positions (mostly for volunteering positions within our student ...
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Customizing moderncv numbering pages style

So, I was doing something like this: \cfoot{\color{color2}\itshape John~~Doe} to get my name centered on bottom of each page. Now I'd like to have it in one line with page number. Now it looks like ...
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Make bold header in moderncv

I'm getting some problems to modify moderncv to get the header bold. I would like to get bold address, phone number and email. Can you please tell me how can I do?
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Texmaker and moderncv with TeX Live 2011

I'm trying to do my CV with moderncv but Texmaker show me an error !LaTeX Error:File 'moderncv.cls' not found. But the moderncv macro is installed in TeX Live 2011.
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XeLaTeX complaining about fonts

I have TeXLive 2011 installed. My document looks like this: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{orange} \usepackage{moderntimeline} ...
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\nocite{*} problem using moderncv with multibib

I am recently using the moderncv template with multibib package for writing my cv. The problem that I encounter is as the following: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} ...