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

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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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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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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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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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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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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 can I use Helvetica Light or Neue in moderncv?

I have gotten Helvetica working in Xavier Danaux's moderncv by placing in the following lines in banking.sty to typeset my cv.tex file. I'm using texShop on OSX. \usepackage[scaled]{helvet} ...
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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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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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'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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Moderntimeline.sty not found?

My notebook crushed and I copied my latex files to another pc. I tried to run my file which creates my cv and cover letter, however I get the error message: moderntimeline.sty not found I ...
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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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moderncv oldstyle shows unnecessary spaces

When I write my name in two part, oldstyle shows unnecessary spaces between them. How can I fix this?
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How to solve moderncv troubles?

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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Modifying moderncv to look like an example cv

I would like to create a cv with moderncv like the example below. I have set my fontsize to 10pt but the letters in this cv seem smaller. Furthermore the dates look awesome but I cannot achieve 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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Displaying numbers in moderncv showing symbols “W2 and 1099”

I am trying to write out this sentence \item 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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Spaces between sections and subsections on moderncv

I have been trying to get spaces included between sections and subsection as it looks so narrowed down (moderncv). Any help would be appreciated. Here is my code: ...
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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 ...
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moderncv change color of email,phone, mobile phone logos

I'm using moderncv to make a resume. I just want to change the color of the logo of the phone but do not want to change the color of the numbers. Do you have any idea how to do that ? Cordially Wolf! ...
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moderncv left column resize from left?

the bar on the left uses a lot of empty space. I'd like text to a) run into it from the main text or b) have the column start from nearer the page edge. Any ideas how to do this? EDIT: My setup is: ...
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Customization of cv's header

Is it possible to reproduce this using LaTex ? How, please? MWE: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \firstname{John} \familyname{Smith} \title{Graphic Designer} \begin{document} \end{document} ...
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Different underline distance in moderncv

I have discovered a problem when underlining links in moderncv. For my application I use the cover letter and CV (classic) option. To enable colored underlining of links, I have put ...
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social links and symbols in moderncv

how does one add more more social links and their associated icon/symbol(e.g codeplex, bitbucket) in moderncv. I tried to include this: \ifthenelse{\equal{#1}{codeplex}} ...
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how to only increase line-space for 'cventry' command in moderncv

I use modercv template to compile my resume,but i have two troubles. First I want increase line space between texts in 'cventry' command Second i need change part text font,only effect part ...
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Accents generate errors with moderncv class

When using accented characters (e.g. ë) I get the following error: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:ële not set up for use with LaTeX. A minimal working example is given below. To the best ...
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Modern CV template 'oldstyle' is not using kurier font

I need help getting the kurier font to work in modern CV template 'oldstyle'. I'm using moderncv version 1.5.1, I followed the instructions on tug for font installation on MacOSX (10.7). I also have ...
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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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Force cventry title in one line in a moderncv with moderntimeline

Would like to force the title of a cventry in one line \tldatelabelcv{2013}{July 2013}{Some title that is too long}{University of aVeryLongName}{}{}{blabla} i would like to force {Some title that ...
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moderntimeline gap with color

the answer found in moderntimeline - same entry, two time spans help me make a gap in my moderntimeline cv entry. However it does not allow changing the colour as in original tlcventrys I tried ...
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page numbers gone with xelatex + moderncv

In Win7 with MikTeX 2.9 I'm trying to compile a resume.tex file with xelatex, written in moderncv.cls. It has \moderncvicons{awesome} to get new icons for phone, email and website, among other ...
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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} ...