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

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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 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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Underline different authors in the bibliography by hacking BST file [duplicate]

I am updating my CV (moderncv) and I am including a list of all my communications (oral and poster) using multibib (I use different .bib files for each one). The final output should display my name ...
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moderncv - modify size of blank spaces

I'm trying to find a way to modify the moderncv LaTeX "library" (dk if library is the right word). As shown on the picture below, I want the space 1 & 2 to be reduced by half. I'm new in LaTeX, ...
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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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How do I fix “roman.sty not found” using LaTeX?

I've been using Texmaker on Ubuntu 12.04 for a while now. I've editing several documents and especially resumes. However, I've recently been experiencing several problems with LaTex and Texmaker, ...
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Difficulty installing moderncv on OS X

I am trying to install the moderncv package on my machine running Mac OS X 10.4. Here is what I have done: Ran this: % kpsewhich -var-value=TEXMFHOMEwhich returned: /Users/jsummers/Library/texmf ...
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Moderncv casual header - photo right, name and title on the left

I like the moderncv casual theme, but I would like to change the order of the photo and the name / title. I tried the solution described in this question: Modify moderncv header ! Undefined control ...
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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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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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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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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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how to align label of \tllabelcventry in moderncv+moderntimeline with \hintscolumnwidth?

I think the title is obvious but I will explain my idea with the following picture: (I am using moderncv classic style toghether with moderntimeline) The first panel on the left shows the current ...
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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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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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Change icons associated with phone, mobile, and email in moderncv

How can I change moderncv package to give me icons for the \phone \mobile \email commands? Currently, it prints H for mobile, T for phone, and B for email which doesn't make any sense. I've seen ...
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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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Moderntimeline in Beamer Latex

I've just seen an amazing thing, created by \usepackage{moderntimeline} But this was only for a moderncv document. I am now trying to build up a beamer latex, where I do need a timeline and I'd ...
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How can I remove extra space after `itemize` in moderncv?

In a moderncv document, using an itemize in a cvitem produces extra spacing after the itemized list. Here's a minimum working example: \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} ...
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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 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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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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Europass 2013 Curriculum Vitae [closed]

Is there any new template for the Europass Curriculum Vitae 2013? I'm aware of the both the europecv and moderncv packages, but I'm looking for something with the "new" (as of July 2013) version of ...
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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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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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'Questions about my cv and cover letter' revisited, changing number of lines in address

I'm using Gonzalo Medina's answer in this question: Questions about my cv header and cover letter and the code is reproduced as follows: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...
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How to change the color of symbols (mobile, email, homepage, etc) in moderncv?

I'm able to style the contents (color, font size), but I can't change the color of the symbol. Here's the code I'm working with: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{moderncv} ...
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Add a second website in moderncv banking

I wanted to include 2 websites in my resume which I am making using moderncv but it seems it allows only one website. How to show 2 websites in the header (showing the website icon for both)? I am ...
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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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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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Is there any way to add a background color to the header part of a file that use moderncv?

I was wondering if there are any way to set the background color of the header part (the one that contains personal info) of a file that uses moderncv in order to visually differentiate the header and ...
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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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classic title and banking body style mixed (moderncv)

I was hesitating between classic and banking style: Personal Information Part: banking < classic, because banking took lots of space, way too many lines. Body Part: banking > classic, because ...
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Reverse numbering of bibitems — moderncv and plainnat

I want to number bibliography items in the reverse order -- with moderncv and plainnat bibliography style. A picture of what I want: Reference: Enrico's answer at: Bibtex reverse numbering I ...
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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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Renew command \makelettertitle in moderncv

I want to modify the command \makelettertitle of the package moderncv so that I can have a heading in French style, that is, my data on the left, then below in 2 colums a "formule de politesse" on ...
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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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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 ...
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Conditional content in moderncv

I am using the package moderncv. I implemented already a conditional statement in the preamble: \usepackage{ifthen} \newif\ifresume \resumetrue %true for RESUME, false for CV This allows me to set ...
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'Questions about my cv and cover letter', changing formatting of template

I know I'm not supposed to post questions under others' topics, so here is my question regarding the CV and cover letter template in: Questions about my cv header and cover letter and here is the ...