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

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Change year label position of moderntimeline

When I use the package moderntimeline for creating a timeline in my CV (with stile moderncv), like: \tlcventry{2010}{2012}... I find the position of year lable is not quite correct. In the picture ...
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File `graficx.sty' not found

I'm using LaTeX for a week now and I couldn't figure the problem is this error out, I have copied a CV template from internet and I made some changes, for sudden every time I make quick build in ...
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In-line graphics in text to represent a loading bar for language skills in a CV

I would like to add my language skills to my CV in the following manner: I could of course create an image in Inkscape for every language, and put it in in a most straightforward way, maybe as ...
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moderncv fontawesome

I'm trying to customize my CV using moderncv within Share Latex. I wanna use fontawesome in the personal details section, but I'm not able yet. I've found a previous discussion at moderncv - non ...
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Babel breaks maketitle on moderncv's casual and banking templates

I'm working on my CV and I started using the classic theme. After finishing the document, I trried to switch to the casual theme (also happens in the banking theme), but I get the following error: ! ...
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My URL underlining is ugly

I'm trying to put some underlined hyperlinks in my CV. And I can put them and they look nice: But there's this one word that I need to use and that looks ugly: And when I use this word it makes ...
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Put the personal data to the left and remove my name at the bottom

I would like to know, I'm a bit desperate, how to move my top personal data to the left, and remove my name at the bottom? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,roman]{moderncv} \usepackage[french]{babel} ...
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Compiling moderncv example with XeLaTex results in an error

I want to use the moderncv package as a base for a cover letter, so I downloaded it from the CTAN website http://www.ctan.org/pkg/moderncv. The package provides some examples which I tried to compile ...
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Hyperlinks on moderncv not working Adobe Acrobat Pro

So, I know there's already a question about this (Hyperlink in moderncv with acrobat reader) but I have tried the solutions there (updating and security settings) and it still doesn't work and I don't ...
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Reverse Numbering with Biblatex and Moderncv

This question is a follow-up to an earlier question. I'm using ModernCV with Biblatex to make my CV. I've used the solution given to create a list of publications, sorted by type and by year. My ...
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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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Using Custom External Fonts with ModernCV

Is there anyway to redefine the fonts used in moderncv from an external font file? (I will be using XeLaTeX). This is code I have seen use it, but not sure how to redefine the values in moderncv (I ...
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Change the cventry style of moderncv banking to classic one

I started learning LateX recently and i tried to do my own CV. I used the moderncv theme in banking style. But i would like to have the cventry of the classic style. I tried to do it with the ...
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modern cv: line distance letterclosing and cover letter

Moderncv, cover letter: Does anybody know how to diminish for the distance the letter's main part and the "Kind regards,"-line? Though I'm using the xpatch-package for the letterclosing it's not ...
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moderncv: diminish line distance

Moderncv, cover letter: Does anybody know how to diminish for the distance between the "to whom it may concern:"-line and the following actual cover letter? Thanks in advance. ...
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Moderncv: How to avoid bold lettering for recipients?

I'm using moderncv to get my cover letter. In the upper part of the document LaTeX sets up the address line of the company. The thing is that the first part of this address line has bold letters. ...
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Moderncv: content of cvitem or cvline shall be allowed to exceed the hintscolumnwidth borders

I am using moderncv with the 'casual' style and would like to add content to the left column of a cvitem (or cvline, I can't spot the difference), which is wider than the predefined width of the ...
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Moderncv: picture below name and line in casual style

I found a screenshot of a cv that is obviously an adaption of the moderncv class with casualsettings: The two differences to the normal casualsetting are that the photo is below the name and title, ...
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How to create non-inline text in ModernCV?

Here is currently what the education section looks like. I want to be able to add the education text, without the bullet point. This is the current code: \cventry{Aug 2010 -- May 2014}{B.S. ...
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I cannot seem to get a part of moderncv's example template to render in my preexisting CV

I am a beginner at LaTeX and have been plodding along mostly by adapting snippets I find online. I'm trying to build a cover letter for a CV using the moderncv package. In the letter example, the ...
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Matching a single lines style with moderncv

I'm pretty much brand new to LaTeX and and wanted to update my resume. I'm currently using moderncv banking style to do this. In moderncv there is a style called \cventry: ...
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Sublists in moderncv

I want to have sublists in my CV, like so: possibly with more than one item. For instance, the first line being the thesis title and the second line the supervisor and its name. Suggestions? MWE: ...
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ModernCV cover letter - switch sides

I want to slightly edit Cover letter in ModernCV Latex template. I want to have my personal data on the left side of the page and the recipient and my signature (under the letter) on the right. How ...
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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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Use Font Awesome 3.2.0 on Debian Wheezy

I'd like to use the Stack Overflow icon in moderncv via Font Awesome. Because the icon was added to Font Awesome in 3.2.0 and the TeX Live distribution on my Debian Wheezy ships with an older version ...
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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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moderncv themes

Are there any available themes for moderncv other than classic and casual? I googled it but no luck.
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CV with Latex: is a beautiful design really possible? [closed]

I make my CV with Latex and a french sty file for years now, nothing fancy to be honest. Looking for some inspiration, I found some astonishing examples of CV online, and I've seen on the other ...
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moderncv - bibliography entries CATEGORIZED and ORDER by year

I am trying to include my publication in my cv and in particular I would like to: divide them for typology: i.e. published papers, working papers, conference presentations order the items in each of ...
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HowTo insert text beside of the portrait in moderncv (casual style)?

In the German Resumé we ought to insert personal details (see "Persönliche Angaben" in the picture below). Since I have no other place left in my CV (casual style of moderncv), I would like to append ...
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Sorted list of publications in moderncv from bibtex

I am trying to create my CV in Latex, after I got fed up with MS Word. I decided to use this template, just because it looks nice. But now I am struggling to add the list of my publications (stored in ...
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Alignment of bullet points in Modern CV

Question: How do I align the bullet points in a CV, using the Modern CV package? I would like to the statistics and economics bullet points under the 'Economics and Statistics Tutor' heading. Current ...
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How to left-justify a section heading in moderncv?

I'm trying to left-justify a subsection heading in my moderncv-based CV. MWE: \documentclass{moderncv} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{blue} \firstname{John} ...
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How to remove bullet from cvlistdoubleitem?

I was trying to make a 2 column list using cvlistdoubleitem but I could not remove the bullets. \section{References} \cvlistdoubleitem{a}{b} \cvlistdoubleitem{c}{d} \end{document}
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moderncv: how to change the separator between address and city

I'd like to know how to change the separator between address and city in moderncv theme\moderncvtheme[blue]{casual} you can see in the figure further down. I know the bullets can be modified by ...
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Creating a very custom ToC for moderncv

My university has a platform for job search which allows uploading only one curriculum vitae. However, I want to upload several curricula, each in a different language (I live in Europe and I speak ...
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Modern {CV} questions

I am using the modern CV package to create a CV in Latex. Unfortunately I am in a bit of a rush, so couldn't create a MWE, but hopefully one eagle-eyed user can identify where I've gone wrong! I just ...
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moderncv classic vertical-alignment header top

The following code is my moderncv in the classic style. At the moment there is roundabout 4 to 5 cm space between the page(top) and the picture. How can I reduce this space to bring to complete header ...
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Please explain how moderncv.cls defines \maketitle

This is the package https://github.com/mliu7/latex-moderncv I'm trying to learn how to make packages and classes something about this package makes me confused. On line 380 ...
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Problem with \quote and \raggedright in ModernCV

Having an issue with the \quote part of ModernCV. \quote{\raggedright \lipsum[2]} Whilst the above produces exactly what I'm after, any effort to replace \lipsum[2] with other text results in ...
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Space above quote in moderncv banking style

How can I decrease the space above the quote using moderncv banking style, as in the following image: Mock code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{banking} ...
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Alignment of CV Reference in ModernCV

I'm using the latex template for CV from here CV Template. For reference, I added these lines \newcommand{\cvdoublecolumn}[2]{% \cvline{}{% ...
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bibtex error: Not writing to book.blg (openout_any = p), MacTeX-2014

I am using a Mac, OS X 10.10.1, TeXLive, all packages up-to-date. MacTeX-2014 Distribution. The document is based on the moderncv package and uses multibib. I can run LaTeX on the file, and it ...
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How do I turn on and off a bibliography?

I have a CV that I created using the moderncv package. I am trying to make it modular to make it easier to customize for specific job applications. For some job listings, a CV is more appropriate, in ...
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ModernCV without Publications

i got the following latex document wich uses moderncv: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} ...
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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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adding online profile pages to moderncv

I have been using moderncv and I was thinking of adding my stackoverflow and github profiles to my resume, unfortunately there doesn't seem any macros for that (is there?) I wasn't using ...
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Adding Additional Arguments to \title{} command in moderncv classic format

I want to add an extra argument to the \title{} command in moderncv so that I can bring the "last updated"...... to the cross mark and the title should be at the top right corner like I have shown. I ...
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Skype icon on moderncv

I am using moderncv with classic style. I wrote my personal info on the top of the page, precisely on the left of my picture. I need to write my linkedln and skype account in the same line so as not ...
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Annoying list of error messages pointing to missing Myriad Pro font

I'm getting an awfully annoying list of error messages pointing to Myriad Pro font missing when I use moderncv and xelatex or lulatex: \setmainfont{Myriad Pro} \setsansfont{Myriad Pro} the whole ...