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

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Struggling to get moderncv files to compile

I'm a real novice on LaTex, having only used it previously a small amount at University but not for a while. I've decided I'd quite like to transfer my CV to the LaTex moderncv style. I downloaded ...
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Change firstname and familyname colors in moderncv classic & add a line below that & put the title below the line

I'm using the classic theme of moderncv (version 1.1) but would like to tweak a bit the header (but I'm too dumb to do that). How to make name/family name colors look like in the casual theme (i.e. ...
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How to use fontawesome-package in moderncv?

since I am working on my CV using moderncv, I was wondering if it is possible to change the icons used in the header. These icons are from the package marvosym. As indicated by this question moderncv ...
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Question About Moderncv + Miktex Portable + Fontawesome

i want to integrate the new characters of Fontawesome to my moderncv curriculum but am unable to get the newer release of fontawesome working on it. I copied the Fonts file to the right path. Any ...
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How to Use ModernCV Icons with Classic Style CV

I really like the style of this CV -- I am not sure if the style has a name, but I have seen it many times. Here is the source code for my CV: \documentclass[margin,line,pifont,palatino,courier]{res} ...
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Moderncv shorthand URL in header

I'm using moderncv to write my CV and I'd like to use a shorthand link in the header of my CV. The command \httplink has an optional argument to do this, but this argument is not passed to \homepage. ...
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How to move date column in moderncv?

I'm using moderncv{classic} and wish to switch the dates column to the right side. I'm assuming that I can do that with \renewcommand, but I'm not sure how. Any suggestions? MWE: ...
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Page numbers with moderncv package on MacTeX 2014 don't show

I am running OS X Yosemite Beta 6 with MacTeX 2014. In general everything seems to be working, however, when I create a resume with moderncv with more that one page the page numbers are not displayed ...
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\enclosure without \makeletterclosing

I am trying to make an enclosure to my CV (not the cover letter!) and I have so far only found the command \enclosure{CV}. But this command has to be combined with \makeletterclosing, which puts my ...
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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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KOMA-Moderncvclassic: How to implement a graphic in a \cventry

First post on Stackexchange yet always find it helpful, hope I don't blunder too much. I'm updating my CV with LaTeX using the KOMA-Moderncvclassic-package, but I'd like to adjust it a little such ...
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Making \cventry fields all raggedright instead of justified in moderncv

I'm looking to use moderncv for a resume. Using \cventry (well, using any of the moderncv environments, really) makes all the text justified, but I'd like it to be ragged-right throughout the whole ...
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Group bibliography by year and show header as cventry in moderncv

My idea is to get the same output as in this previous post but with a different approach as the previous has some limitations. So the goal is to have the first reference of each year in my ...
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Argument of \cventry has an extra }

I'm beginner in Latex and I'm trying to discover it by writing my CV. I'm having the error above while compiling the following source on writelatex.com, The compiler points me to the second cventry ...
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moderncv banking

I have the following problem on the moderncv-class: As you can see all personal information is perfect to an imaginary line to the right except for "city" which obviously is somewhat to the left. Of ...
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moderncv - fontawesome

The link moderncv - non marvosym symbols contains exactly what I am looking for, however, I'm not able to compile my file accordingly. My TeXlive version is from 2014 (according to the log file) - so ...
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Fixing the photo position in ModernCV

I used an offset of 2.5cm for the title and now I want to move the photo 2.5cm more to the left. How can I get that done? My MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...
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Problems with Cyrillic fonts in XeTeX

I have my document with Russian text. Formerly, it was stored as UTF-8 without BOM and compiled with LaTeX. All worked fine with the following preamble: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,final]{moderncv} ...
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How can I use multiple \extrainfo?

I'm writing my resume with moderncv, and I'm trying to put a second \extrainfo, but when I do it, the first disappear. There is no link between first and second. What am I doing wrong?
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Sort moderncv publications by year AND month (multibib + *.bib file)

I am using moderncv to create my CV. I want to sort the publications in chronologically descending order (not just by year, but by month as well). I have googled a lot of solutions and found a bib ...
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Moderncv, Polyglossia and Font

I'm writing my CV using moderncv and compiling it in lualatex. When adding polyglossia, and more specifically the \setdefaultlanguage command to the .tex file, the sans option in moderncv doesn't work ...
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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 enumerated list of references?

I'm trying to use modernCV to construct a CV. I'd like to use multibib to get an enumerated list of my journal publications, separate from my conference publications. I can't seem to get any of the ...
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moderncv, list of publications newest first

How to organize the list of publication showing the newest first? Other users have suggested to use plainyr.bst, because this bst file already organizes by year, then change the single line from ...
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How to show off TeX skills with a TeX-typeset CV?

Recently, I have been editing my CV, which is typeset with XeLaTeX. I realize that besides those trite TeX advantages, such as being neat and clean (and the TeX symbolic font of course), I am not ...
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Add information below picture in moderncv casual style

I would like to add additional info below the picture in moderncv's casual style, as seen in the picture. Right now, I naively added this info in moderncvstylecasual.sty to the \makecvtitle command. ...
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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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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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CV “Medium Length Professional” - change header position

I'm writing a new CV with the following template: Now, I would like to add a photo in the top-right corner, i.e. same size as the header with name and address. I tried wrapfigure but this does not ...
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Use Open Sans Light as a default font in moderncv

So I figured out that you can use Open Sans in any generic LaTeX document by adding the following lines: \usepackage[default,scale=0.9]{opensans} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} Now, what I want to do is ...
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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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How to make \titlestyle not italic

How do I make the \titlestyle in a normal font rather than italic in moderncv casual style?
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size of horizontal line in \moderncvtheme[…]{classic} theme

is it possible to make the the horizontal line in the section headings less thick in the classic theme, without changing the font size of the heading? Thanks.
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ModernCV: how to make first entry of \cventry “raggedright”

I want to modify the first field of \cventry{Aug 2014 - Present}{WiMi}{LMU}{}{}{} in a way that it is ragged right. This might be equally interesting for: \cvitem \cvitemwithcomment Is this ...
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moderncv class: prevent indentation in address section after making it left-justified

I am using the moderncv class (http://www.ctan.org/pkg/moderncv) to write my CV. In order to modify the address section, I modified moderncvstyleclassic.sty. I want to get the text of the address ...
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How would I add some small text on a category line?

How would I add some small gray text on the right side of the selected projects line? I would want the text to be on the line, smaller font, and gray. I tried using /tiny but couldn't find a way to ...
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Undefined control sequence makecvtitle in moderncv package

I am using moderncv package in a tex document. I am compiling with pdflatex, and full texlive package downloaded from CTAN. The error I'm getting is: line 7: Undefined control sequence ...
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How to solve moderncv troubles? [closed]

I´m trying to create a PDF with moderncv...however I dont know what is the issue here...spent already hours with trouble shooting without success. could someone hlep please? ...
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ModernCV Banking photo title

I added a photo in ModernCV Title using the command below. The results are in example 1. I would like to have it in a way that the both the photo and title are centered in the title as one bloc as in ...
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Add a second (or multiple) pictures to a CV

I plan to add a second image to my CV, a QR code for instance, in addition to a profile picture, as it is shown below in the example from the web. The webpage doesn't offer any latex code, though. In ...
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How to place personal informations on the left of header in moderncv with classic style

I found how to customize my CV created with the moderncv and the classic style, but I can't found how to put my name a little bit higher and put my personal informations on the left, just below my ...
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How to increase between hspace

How would I increase the vertical space between the first two projects and the second? Here is a MWE: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper,sans]{moderncv} % moderncv themes \moderncvstyle{banking} ...
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Easiest way to insert ModernCV based CV into another Latex document

I have my CV done using the ModernCV template. I am now working on a research proposal that requires me to insert the CV in the middle of the proposal, but still keep the page numbering and headers ...
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Inserting a clickable URL into moderncv not working anymore

I tried inserting a clickable URL into ModernCV but somehow the output doesn't feature a clickable URL. This has worked in the past(on Ubuntu 12.04; with few changes such as including hyperref. Not ...
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Change the order in ModernCV banking

When using classic theme vs using banking theme, the classic highlights the job title whereas banking highlights the employer. How do I make it so that banking highlights the job title instead of ...
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Name and Title on separate lines in Modern CV

Basically I want to have the Name and Title sections in Modern CV on separate lines and not have the "|" separator. I figured out that to get rid of the separator I can just remove it in the ...
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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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ModernCV Remove horizontal line in sections

I want to write my cv with moderncv-Classic style. Can you tell me, how I can remove the horizontal line in the left of each section?
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Horizontal line within a line of text

You may know that in moderncv there is a horizontal line at the left of each section. I want to print this at the right of the section title too, just like this: My current code is as follows: ...
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How to enable two-column view with cventry in ModernCV?

I currently have a list of cventrys structured like this: \cventry{}{Example 1}{}{}{}{}{ \begin{itemize} \item Sample 1 \item Sample 2 \end{itemize}} \cventry{}{Example 2}{}{}{}{}{ \begin{itemize} ...