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

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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} ...
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Change body font in moderncv without affecting the other fonts

Is there a way to change the body font in moderncv (v0.7) without affecting the other fonts (for example \firstnamefont)? If I change the font via setting \sfdefault it influences not only the body ...
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Linux Biolinum O messes up moderncv Package

Take the template.tex example file from http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/moderncv/examples and add these two lines: \usepackage{fontspec} \setsansfont{Linux Biolinum O} Then run ...
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Footnote in moderncv

I'm using the moderncv template and I want to add a footnote inside the last part of the \cventry{}{}{}{}{}{} tag, something like this: \cventry{Aug 2008}{Title}{}{}{}{text text text ...
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Antichronological ordering of references in moderncv using apacite

I'm using the moderncv documentclass to create my CV and I need the reference list to adhere to the APA guidelines. I know biblatex provides sorting options but unfortunately moderncv does not support ...
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Remove bibliography title in moderncv with multibib

I want to have multiple bibliographies within my CV (moderncv class) so I've been using multibib. The trouble is, multibib automatically places a bibliography title above each bibliography, which I ...
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Page breaks within moderncv

I'm typesetting a document with lengthy itemize lists and in most cases LaTeX leaves lots of empty space before the environment in order to get it entirely on one page. How can I encourage LaTeX to ...
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How to fix moderncv's ToC generation to get nesting in the PDF ToC

I am preparing a (somewhat lengthly) application using the moderncv class. For this I would like to provide for some additional structure in the PDFs ToC, that is, use something like ...
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How to make the moderncv templates from CTAN work in Ubuntu 11.10

I am trying to use moderncv on Ubuntu 11.10. The class is in texlive-latex-extra but it seems to be an old version and it does not recognize some new commands. I would like to either upgrade the ...
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convert moderncv to html

I've written my CV in moderncv template. Now I'm looking for a fast way to create an HTML version of my CV in order to use it in my website. Any idea?
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Avoid hyperref warnings in moderncv [closed]

Whenever I compile a CV with moderncv, I get four warnings by hyperref. There don't seem to be any serious problems connected to them, yet they bug me. I like my documents to compile without warnings. ...
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Package hyperref Error: Wrong driver option `pdftex' when using mk4ht

I am trying to convert TeX, made using moderncv, to .doc format. I am trying to use the following 2 commands pdflatex filename.tex mk4ht oolatex filename.tex But I'm getting the following error ! ...
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Template for a German CV with moderncv

I currently need to write a CV in German and decided to with moderncv. I find the class quite good. One issue I have is that the content and style of a German CV can be quite different than one for ...
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Using \ref in moderncv class

I have use the \ref function to make an internal reference to another section with \label and \ref{} but my reference is invisible but click able. Someone has the same problem? EDIT BY LOCKSTEP: ...
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Change font used by moderncv

Using moderncv, is it possible to change the font? I tried to load the Palatino font with: \usepackage{mathpazo} with no avail. I'm using Tex Live 2011, and I compile the tex file with pdflatex.
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moderncv - how to adjust the description columns?

So basically the question is in the title. How can I adjust the width of the part where I put info about myself? Currently it looks like this: You see how there is weird looking break. How can I ...
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Increase indentation of a paragraph

I am using the moderncv package for making my resume however I am new to LaTeX, so please forgive me if this has been repeated (I did search) or is too stupid! How do I increase the indent of a ...
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Putting a timeline for dates in moderncv

This question led to a new package: moderntimeline I just had the idea of using a timeline to specify dates in my CV. I've made a mockup in Inkscape: The idea, as you see it, is to display ...
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moderncv themes

Are there any available themes for moderncv other than classic and casual? I googled it but no luck.
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Link formatting: colors, underlines in moderncv

Following the excellent advice in this site, I have started using moderncv for writing the new version of my CV. Unfortunately, after converting to PDF, my http links work (clicking on them leads to ...
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Modify moderncv header

Is there a possibility to change the order of photo and name in the moderncv class using \moderncvtheme[blue]{casual}? Right now it looks like this: PHOTOPHOTO PHOTOPHOTO PHOTOPHOTO PHOTOPHOTO ...
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Bulleted lists in moderncv cventry

I'm working on my CV in moderncv, and am trying to have a bulleted list that is correctly aligned when the text wraps around the page. I've been using $\bullet$s and newlines, but the text wraps ...
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Changing margins in moderncv

I've been working with the moderncv package and have hit the limit of my LaTeX skills. I've been trying to shrink the top and bottom margins enough to accomodate about two extra lines, but have had no ...
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How to output multi language documents [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Whether it's possible to keep translation together with original text? I'm currently writing my CV using the moderncv package and I'm gonna need English and German ...
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CV in ConTeXt, correspondence - moderncv

How should a minimal example of a CV look when written using the moderncv interface from the correspondence module? I'm still a bit confused about modules and interfaces so some hints on how to ...
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Unbreakable cventry in moderncv

I'm trying to update my CV and I hit a limitation. I use moderncv and have been quite satisfied with it so far. But now that my experience section has grown beyond a presumed limit it yields an odd ...
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In ModernCV, how to define a command in the cls style file to allow lines with right-aligned word.

I am using ModernCV for my CV. I want to achieve something like the following example (please note that the address "align2@rightMargin.com" is aligned to the right margin): Please note the last ...