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

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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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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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Add photo to moderncv style banking with modifications

How to add a photo to moderncv style banking Follow up question from the above. How is the modification of the code create the photo only on the resume page but not to the letter page? And also with ...
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Package moderncv: pagebreak in \cvitem

I am using moderncv and would like to implement pagebreaks in \cvitem. This post (Page breaks within moderncv) is similar, but the cvitem environment appears to be more tricky than the cventry one, ...
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Name alignment in modern cv

I would like that my given name (first name) in the CV appears aligned to the left, I am using \firstname{Juan Pablo} \familyname{Romero Garza} thanks \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper,sans]{moderncv} ...
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Modercv Banking: one university multiple degrees

I am making a CV and am looking to achieve a look like this: University 1 Degree 1 Jan 2016 -- Present Details about degree 1 Degree 2 Previous -- Jan ...
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Text alignment in moderncv

I am making my cv with moderncv class. I have two questions: 1- How to align first and second column of "Programming Languages" vertically? So that, the text "Programming Languages" would be ...
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ModernCV classic - family name on separate line

I'm trying to create a resume using the moderncv classic template, but the lay-out of my name is a bit off. Since my last name is fairly long and the personal information box on the right includes a ...
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Move recipient address to the right in ModernCV Banking style

I would like to move the recipient address to the right in ModernCV's cover letter (banking style), while keeping everything else as is. How can I do that? Thanks.
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Cover letter with modernCV in LyX

I created a CV using the modernCV package in LyX and I would like to create a fitting cover letter. I saw a lot of people doing it but following their examples does not work for me. What I tried: I ...
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In Moderncv, add a footnote to a cventry

In a resume created using the Moderncv template, I've been able to add footnotes to 'regular' text by adding the line \usepackage{footmisc} and subsequently using \footnotemark and \footnotetext{} ...
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add additional line before the beginning of the document

Firstly, I would like to add additional line before the beginning of the document, I added a red cross where I would like to do this. And secondly,I would like to change the police of the right ...
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How to avoid floating of next section to the next page?

Please help!!! I can not stop latex to push my next section into the new page. I'm writing my CV in moderncv latex. My \section{Education} is in the first page, but when I insert the code for next ...
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Customizing ModernCV Header: Photo below line, “Title aligned left”

I would like to change like the moderncv casual theme: 1) There is too much space below the picture, or above "Persönliches"... The picture should be directly on the right of the first block. 2) I ...
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Italicize text within \cvlistitem using moderncv

Using moderncv, I want to italicize some text within a list generated by \cvlistitem, but I'm having a hard time fighting the default formatting. I don't want to change the formatting for the entire ...
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Move date block in moderncv letter?

I am trying to move date block to the right side of page (see picture - this is desired result). But I get error There's no line here to end. \makelettertitle There are a better way to add subject ...
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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 ...
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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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Change spacing for lists in LyX through template

I want to change the vertical spacing of a list in my resume. I am using the moderncv style file through LyX in Ubuntu 12.04. One of the list environments defined in the moderncv is Computer ...
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How can i get source responsible for the letterhead in MondernCV?

I want to use the nice letterhead moderncv produces as a letterhead for a dinbrief. How can i do that, without just using a photo or pdf?
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Adding to CV template footer

I'm trying to create my own CV form LaTeX template and I need to add three lines of text in the footer and I don't know how. I'm using ModernCV Casual, which can be found here. In this footer I have ...
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`moderncv`: parameters and fonts for `\cventry`

I have three questions. Could you help me to get rid of the comma after the degree as there is a line break, please? {\cventry{2000-2005} {degree} { \newline institution} {localization} {} ...
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Publication section in moderncv

I am writing CV using 'moderncv'. The problem is I did not find any suitable template for section of publications . Any hint would be appreciated. PS:I use .tex file and did not create any .bib file. ...
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Using moderncv w/ TeXworks - doesn't seem to look at .sty files in folder

I've used LaTeX in it's vanilla form for publications and documentation and am now trying to use it for my CV. I found this template: ...
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moderncv fontawesome

I'm trying to customize my CV using moderncv within ShareLaTeX. 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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Displaying numbers in moderncv showing symbols “W2 and 1099”

I am trying to write out this sentence Issued W2's to employees and 1099's to contractors but when LaTeX processes it I end up with . I am sure it is a simple fix but for the life of me google ...
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Undefined control sequence error with moderncv

When I use these commands to display a bibliography in a moderncv document I get an Undefined control sequence error. \nocite{*} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{publications} This is the ...
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Moderncv - Centering name and informations

I'm using moderncv to write my CV but right now, the name is in the top-left of the page, and the information (Age, address, email etc...) in the top-right. Is that possible to align name and ...
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Date column in moderncv

I am writing my cv and with the following code \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[green]{classic} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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moderncv - why so many files?

As a very hands-on type of person, I said to myself why not learn LaTex trying to build something out of it, in order to learn all the intricacies of LaTex. So I'm creating my cv, using LaTex and ...
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moderncv - trying to have more space in the descriptions columns

I'm using MacTex 2.7.6 I have this in my description columns I'm looking to have the Système d'exploitations and outils to go more on the left (see below) Please find my MWE (updated version) ...
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Modifying cventry, cvlist font size

I would like to have a smaller font in dates in cvlist and cventry. Is it possible to control the font size?
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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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New header for moderncv classic style

I would like to achive a header like this for the moderncv classic style. Edit: For convenience I modified the header from the link to be in english. The thing on the left is a header with a table ...
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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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moderncv with less than 10pt font size

I want to make a moderncv resume with font size less than 10pt. I am trying out different font sizes to see which one is best. I saw this question and one comment said that ...