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

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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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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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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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Understanding \cventry from moderncv

I'm using modercv class with casual style. At the end there is the preview of 1st page. Note the Education section. It contains date and description and it is produced with the command ...
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Unable to change font with ModernCV

I've been trying to change the font with modernCV for quite a while now, but nothing seems to work. I'm using LuaTex. To start with, I tried changing it from sans to roman, although the font changes, ...
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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 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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problems with moderncv after update

I am trying to install the latest 2.0.0 version of moderncv. I follow this guide, but since all .sty-files are already in the downloaded zip, I only perform the last action: cd ...
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Move Job Title and Year To Line Above In moderncv

I am using the banking style for moderncv. Is there a way I can modify the \cventry command so that the Employer, Job Title, City, and Year fields all appear on the same line? Something looking like ...
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Itemize list misaligned in Moderncv

EDIT: Updated Tex Live and problem no longer occurs. Thanks! -- Im writing my CV with the moderncv class. When I insert a list in a cventry the bullet points in the description don't line up with ...
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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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Errors with the moderncv template used with w32tex

I want to prepare my resume using the moderncv package. I am using w32tex (installed on this September), which includes the moderncv package. I downloaded the template from CTAN ...
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Adjusting the width of the column with the dates in moderncv

I'm trying to adjust the width of the column with the dates in the cventry item, in order to have all the text justified at the same level. You can see in the attached image what is my issue with the ...
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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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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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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 content as page in thesis document

I've written my CV using the moderncv document class, so the document body looks like: \section{Education} \cventry{2372-}{Starfleet Academy}{PhD Student in Warp Physics}{}{}{ } and so on. I ...
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LaTeX Error: Two \documentclass or \documentstyle commands

I used Texlive and Texmake in Windows 7,for the following code \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{bidimoderncv} \cvtheme[blue]{bidicasual} % you can use orange, red, green and blue as options ...
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Getting errors using moderncv

I'm using LaTeX with TeXWorks (MiKTex) where I've found an issue. I'm helping my fiancé Writing her CV. I want to use moderncv package, but it does not work. Using the code: ...
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banking style title and classic body in moderncv

I am trying to create my CV in latex based on some basic designs(moderncv) given in the following link: link How do I create a CV with banking style for title and classic style for the body ? I ...
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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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missing \begin{document}, undefined environment \cvcolumns and control sequence \cvcolumn

My tex installation is from the ubuntu PPA. I am trying to compile a moderncv class type file with it. The MWE has been given below. For some reason the compilation returns errors: missing ...
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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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Modern Classic CV title edit

I would like to edit the title part in the modern classic cv. I would like it to look exactly like the modern classic cover letter temp with a pict on the right hand side. any idea ?
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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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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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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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Wrong colors in picture

I made my CV with a LaTeX template from the web, I have set \moderncvcolor{blue] to render my CV in blue but the problem is that the picture also render in blue ! How can I keep my photo natural
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Moderncv does not compile

I just wanted to try out the moderncv class, and when I try to compile any of the examples, I get the following errors: ! Undefined control sequence. l.16 \@initializecommand ...
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Reproduce the following structure of text

I'm serching for a code that reproduce the following sketch structure. Any idea?
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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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ModernCV babel and bold text issue

i had an issue with moderncv and greek language so a user told me to add these lines in my code (see here) \usepackage{xpatch} \makeatletter % provide an expandable version of \roman ...
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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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Non correct output of bibliography entries after highlighting an author

Following the instructions provided by gogolin in this [topic][1] I encountered some problems in the output of my bibliography: Instead of getting Doe J., Smith A., ... it is displayed Doe, J. ...
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How do I install extra LaTeX packages in Sublime Text 3?

I have LaTeXTools installed and I'm trying to figure out how to install the moderncv package (or for future reference, how to install packages in general). Is this done through Sublime Text's package ...
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(SOLVED) modular application (g-brief & moderncv) without changing \documentclass?

im writing a job application, so id like to have just one pdf document, which would contain my cover letter and my moderncv resumee. Both parts are working for themself, but i when i \input my ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...