# Reduce blank space in moderncv template

I would like to know how I can reduce the blank space after the title in the moderncv latex template, look at the picture below :

EDIT :

\documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{moderncv}
\moderncvtheme[blue]{classic}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage[top=0.3cm, bottom=1.0cm, left=1.2cm, right=1.2cm]{geometry}
% Largeur de la colonne pour les dates
\setlength{\hintscolumnwidth}{3.5cm}
\renewcommand*{\namefont}{\fontsize{20}{20}\mdseries\upshape}

\email{X}
%\homepage{X}
\mobile{X}
\usepackage{xpatch}
\\[2.5em]%
}{%
\\[1em]%
}{}{}
\quotestyle{\@quote}\end{minipage}\\[1em]}{}{}
\extrainfo{X}
\firstname{X}
\familyname{X}
\title{X}

\begin{document}
\maketitle


If you don't use quote:

\documentclass{moderncv}
\moderncvstyle{classic}
\usepackage[scale=0.8]{geometry}
\name{The name}{}
\title{Some title}
\phone[mobile]{123456789}
%\quote{some quote here}
\usepackage{xpatch}
\\[2.5em]%
}{%
\\[1em]%                   %%% change 1em to anything you like
}{}{}
\begin{document}
\maketitle
\section{Formations}

\end{document}


If you use quote:

\documentclass{moderncv}
\moderncvstyle{classic}
\usepackage[scale=0.8]{geometry}
\name{The name}{}
\title{Some title}
\phone[mobile]{123456789}
\quote{some quote here}
\usepackage{xpatch}
\\[2.5em]%
}{%
\\[1em]%
}{}{}
\quotestyle{\@quote}\end{minipage}\\[1em]}{}{}
\begin{document}
\maketitle
\section{Formations}

\end{document}

• Sorry I tried to add the code you proposed but it still doesn't work, I probably made a mistake (I'm very new to latex), please check my last edit. – otus Oct 9 '15 at 15:24
• @otus This works for the latest version of moderncv. Please check and update. – user11232 Oct 9 '15 at 15:40
• How can I update it ? i'm using a code given by a friend on this website : fr.sharelatex.com – otus Oct 9 '15 at 15:43
• – user11232 Oct 9 '15 at 15:46

Another easier solution is to put \vspace*{-1cm} after \maketitle.

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