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To add an extra hompage there is a much easiers way, like this: \extrainfo{\homepagesymbol\httplink{http://example.com}}

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You have to change the name of the command to be patched. See in the following code line 8 for my changings: \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{banking} % banking classic <========================= \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage{etoolbox} \makeatletter \patchcmd{\makehead}% <cmd> % <======================================== ...

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You can change the width of the first column in moderncv with the command \setlength{\hintscolumnwidth}{3.5cm} to 3.5 cm. Then you get a unhyphenated word in the first column, which looks much more better than hyphenated words ... See the complete MWE \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} % moderncv themes \moderncvstyle{classic} ...

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There is a little bug in class moderncv that causes the unwanted behaviour you got. With the following MWE your problem is solved, but please have an eye on changes of class moderncv. With a later version it could happen, that this manual correction will not work longer. It should be enouph to change the \namefont to use a proper distance of two lines ...

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You should have a closer look to the complete layout of class moderncv. To be able to see better which language name (definiens) belongs to which description of skills (definiendum) the complete layout is based on the fact that the first column is right justified, the second left justified. That makes a very clear structure of the document and is the ...

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This is embedded in the construction of the \cventry and is specific to the \moderncvstyle you choose. In your particular case, the casual style's \cventry inserts a .: \renewcommand*{\cventry}[7][.25em]{% \cvitem[#1]{#2}{% {\bfseries#3}% \ifthenelse{\equal{#4}{}}{}{, {\slshape#4}}% \ifthenelse{\equal{#5}{}}{}{, #5}% ...

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The error message you mentioned in your comment (can not determin size of graphics (no bounding box)) gives an important hint. LaTeX, or better latex (compling to a DVI or PS document) needs a bounding box included in the picture to know the space needed to print the picture. Because you are compiling with latex and having a look to your used file ...

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You wrote: ... I tried with \latintext and \foreignlanguage{english}{...}, but apparently I cannot use anything starting with a \ as a value for prefixnumbers. The trick for that is to enclose the \printfield{prefixnumber} with \foreignlanguage: \foreignlanguage{english}{\printfield{prefixnumber}} Complete code (I changed francais to french to ...

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The updated version of moderncv makes this obsolete - there is an option included into the package to change this. when you load the \moderncvstyle, include the option [left] like this: \moderncvstyle[left]{casual}

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I just saw in the updates, that such an option is now included in the package. You have to include the option [left] in \moderncvstyle. I'll learn to read the changelog next time beforehand.

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Here is just a little piece to get you going: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,ngerman,roman]{moderncv} \moderncvcolor{blue} \usepackage{ifpdf} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{layout} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{amsmath} \definecolor{LinkColor}{rgb}{0,0,0.5} %dunkelblau ...

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I've copied this from the ModernCV Sourcefile: {{\null\hfill% \begin{minipage}{\quotewidth}% \centering% \quotestyle{"Hello this is my quote"}% \end{minipage}\hfill\null\\[2.5em]}}% Place this behind the \makeletterclosing might solve your problem

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For your specific moderncv theme, the header construction is contained within moderncvheadii.sty. Here is an extract of the \makecvhead macro that replicates the "header" you wish to create: \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvtheme[grey]{casual} \usepackage[scale=0.8]{geometry} \firstname{first} \familyname{second} %######### \begin{document} ...

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Based on the Tristan's comment, I successfully fixed this issue by using \footsymbol instead of \footersymbol in casual. I'm using version 2.0.0 (28 Jul 2015) of moderncv. Here is my example of the usage of \extrainfo with multiple arguments: \extrainfo{Born on DD.MM.YYYY \footsymbol Single \footsymbol Swiss}

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Have you tried with the includegraphics command from the graphicx package ? You can specify the size of the picture. For example : \includegraphics[width=3cm]{../img/photo}

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For the current version of moderncv you can use the following "hack". But please keep an eye on the version number moderncv.cls 2015/07/28 v2.0.0 modern curriculum vitae and letter document class. If the version changes it could be that this code can't work longer ... In line 21 of the following MWE (marked with <===============) you see the code: ...

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Perhaps something like this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[x11names]{xcolor} \usepackage[most]{tcolorbox} \newtcolorbox{shadedcvbox}[1][]{enhanced jigsaw,colback=white!60!blue,boxrule=0pt,arc=2mm,auto outer arc,boxsep=0pt,coltext={blue},#1} \begin{document} \begin{shadedcvbox} Employment Experience \end{shadedcvbox} \end{document} Update ...

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