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

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How to update TeXstudio moderncv class

I wish to use moderncv \social command which is not recognized so I assume I have to update the class, how do I go about doing it with TeXstudio? I haven't downloaded any package for moderncv to begin ...
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How to include social's icons like gitHub and linkedin in ModernCv?

I am using modernCv, classic style and I need to include my linkedIn and gitHub icons next to my account address in my cv. None of the solutions mentioned here nor here have worked for me. Do you have ...
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How to set different alignment for Name/Title in ModernCV?

I'm trying to write my CV using ModernCV template. As you see in the picture below, the Name/Title section at the left-top of the first page in this template is bottom-aligned to the personal ...
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Moderncv theorem environment error

I am using the following research statement template. In my statement, I have to use the environment of the theorem, lemma, definition. It is giving me error when I am compiling my LaTeX file. I ...
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Enumerated list with different indents customisations and different

I am writing my resumé using LaTeX and the image below is where I am currently. The code is also typed. \section{\underline{\textbf{EDUCATION}}} \begin{itemize} \item \textbf{\textit{...
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moderncv and xelatex command definition clash

Tried to compile this sample code on my machine using xelatex (W10, new installation of miktex). It gave an error "LaTeX Error: Command `\eth' already defined". Here is the code: \...
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Moderncv Cover Letter in banking style: align address automatically with phone number

I have searched the web but did not find a solution yet. I am using the cover letter template of the moderncv package in banking style. Currently, my modification of the cover letter looks like where ...
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Issue with moderntimeline and tllabelcventry

I am trying to get rid of an awkward issue. I have created my cv using moderncv and moderntimeline and it worked. At some point - without editing the header or any option of any used package - the ...
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How can I make a particular author bold in moderncv?

I have a moderncv and this .bst file. I would like to make my name bold in the bibliography that is inserted using this: \section{Journal Publications} \newbibliography{journal} \nocite{journal}{*} \...
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etoolbox bool cv and letter expression (earlier ifthen package)

I had a .tex file where I defined an expression earlier with the \usepackage{ifthen}. Now I want to use \usepackage{etoolbox} for this purpose but don't know how to use it correctly I get an error ...
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moderncv problem with TL2021

I am trying to compile this document with xelatex : \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,x11names,svgnames,colorlinks]{moderncv} ...
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textemdash doesn't render in biblatex with moderncv

I am trying to include a bibliography (with biblatex) in a CV (with moderncv). However, when I include a \textemdash{} in a field of a bibliography entry, it renders as a space instead of an em dash. ...
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Introducing courtesy folding marks in moderncv

I have a new idea but it seems I don't know how to realise... as always! I am doing some experiments with moderncv, and I would like to introduce folding marks like in scrlttr2 (KOMA 2 Letter format) ...
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Add second signature in moderncv

I want the possibility to add another signature in \makeletterclosing within the moderncv package. I know, that the \makeletterclosing command is defined in the moderncvbodyi.sty file, and I can add ...
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Modify moderncv [closed]

I'm trying to build a resume based on the modern cv package. However, I'd like to modify a few features (included a photo of my final goal). I went through the description of the original pacakage but ...
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\usepackage{sectsty} and LaTeX Error: Command \sectionrule already defined

I am new to LATEX. I was using latex to build my resume but encountered errors when using \usepackage{sectsty} with "moderncv" document class:\ LaTeX Error: Command \sectionrule already ...
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How to change the colors of icons in ModernCV

I'm trying to use the icons in the same color they are shown on the net. For example I want to have my linkedin icon with color blue instead of dimmed gray. How can I achieve this?
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Skype link in modercv

I am writing my CV using the moderncv package. I tried to add a Skype call link by using the command \href{skype:frantisekdracek?call}{skype} However, when I try to open this link, it opens the ...
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Vertical spaces around "itemize" in Moderncv

The following code produces a MWE with the problems, which are bad vertical whitespaces around itemize environments, depending on the usage of cventry or cvline. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,classic,...
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How to set font to default from within a predefined environment?

moderncv's \cventry environment defines for its 3rd argument a slanted font: \renewcommand*{\cventry}[7][.25em]{% \cvitem[#1]{#2}{% {\bfseries#3}% \ifthenelse{\equal{#4}{}}{}{, {\slshape#4}}%...
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How can I reduce the gap between personal section and doucment start in moderncv?

%% start of file `template.tex'. %% Copyright 2006-2013 Xavier Danaux (xdanaux@gmail.com). % % This work may be distributed and/or modified under the % conditions of the LaTeX Project Public License ...
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CV-entry dates overflowing and ghost comma added [duplicate]

I am rather new to Latex and I am using it to build my Resume. I encountered two problems: the first one concerns the dates that overflow in the margins, while the second one is I think an embedded ...
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LaTeX Error: File 'moderncv.cls' not found

I tried to write my CV using moderncv class with MikTeX 2.9, but it doesn't work. I tried to: Install manually the package from my computer: Install from the Internet: Writing the file name: From ...
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Moderncv how to increase spacing between \firstname and \familyname

How could I increase the spacing between \firstname and \familyname? I tried redefining the \makecvtitle command, unfortunately I did not succeed. I would like to make the vertical space bigger as the ...
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How to reduce spacing in a template resume

I am using a template resume. I find the spacing after the title Ocean Engineering and first section Education is large, want to reduce it. I tried a simple approach, itdid not work. My code: \...
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Bulleted lists in moderncv cventry

I'm working on my CV in moderncv, and am trying to have a bulleted list that is correctly aligned when the text wraps around the page. I've been using $\bullet$s and newlines, but the text wraps ...
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How do I change font in Modern Resume to Calibri font

I liked the modern resume style. I wanted to use it but I have to submit it in Calibri font. How do I change everything font in the document? Resume: https://www.overleaf.com/project/...
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Positioning of the CV picture

I have been using cv templates from overleaf. However, I want to move the personal information more to the left and so also resize a bit the picture and make it bigger. The upper part of the pictures ...
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moderncv 2.0 : Banking Style - Left align Header

I would prefer a decuttered look of the header in the moderncv banking style. Basically I want my name incdugint the title of the CV centered in one line at the top (similar to the way it is in the ...
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How to delete phone entries in moderncv

I'd like to delete my phone entry in a document, in which the entry is set previously in the heading of the cover letter, but it's unpleasant occurring in the latter case(s) automatically. I can add (...
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ModernCV - Errors Moderncvstyle{classic}

I'm a begginer in this big world of LateX, I started to compose a curriculum using the modercv script. Generating the PDF I receive errors only if I upload the Moderncvstyle classic. With the default ...
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moderncv with apsrev bibliographystyle gives unwanted author brackets

Here is a MWE of my problem: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} \moderncvcolor{black} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} \name{John}{Doe} \begin{document} \makecvtitle \...
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moderntimeline: \tllabelcventry prints superfluous date under the time line

The \tllabelcventry macro doesn't work properly, displaying additional date under the time line: instead it should print only the manually inserted label without the automatic date as stated on page ...
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Publications in moderncv with links

Currently I am using moderncv the first time and everythings works great, but.. If I add my publications by: % Publications \renewcommand{\refname}{Veröffentlichungen} \nocite{*} \bibliographystyle{...
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Resetting bibliography numbering using multibib and moderncv

I have two files, art1.bib: @article{article1, title={Journal Article}, author={Man}, year={2014}, journal={Journal} } and conf1.bib: @article{magazine1, title={Magazine Article}, ...
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Odd line spacing in title in modernCV

I am looking for help. I have the impression that the line spacing is wrong in \title in moderncv if title contains so many information that they are distributed over two lines. Do you have an idea ...
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\bibitem like commands in moderncv

I an learning moderncv class to create my own cv. Formerly I was using res class to create the same. I want to know how to insert bibliography manually (without using a .bib file ) in moderncv using ...
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Option clash for package moderncvskillmatrix (moderncv)

Since the last update of moderncv package I can't compile my CV anymore. It has worked for years before. There seems to be an option clash. Here's a short version of what I am talking about: \...
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How to add LinkedIn link on contact section of ModenCV in Latex

I want to add a LinkedIn link in the contact section of latex moderncv. How can I do that? I can add LinkedIN icon using \usepackage{fontawesome} \faLinkedinSquare linkedIN.com/in/johndoe How to ...
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How to display the website on moderncv without errors?

I created a MWE that shows my problem \documentclass{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{classic} \firstname{My} % Your first name \familyname{Name} % Your last name \email{email@email.com} \homepage{www....
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Adding photo in moderncv classic

I would like to create a cv including a photo. I am using the following code \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \usepackage{tabularx} \moderncvstyle{classic} ...
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No xing symbol with moderncv class

Unfortunately I don't get any symbols for Xing (and Gitlab) in my document footer. \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} % moderncv themes \moderncvstyle{casual} % casual, classic, banking, ...
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Email Hyperlink in different color

I have a very simple problem with my script on Latex and I hope that someone will be able to help me. I need to add an hyperlink for my email on my cv, so that a recruiter could send me directly an ...
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Right margin of a cventry [duplicate]

I try to adjust the right margin of a cventry for the ModernCV template to match with the overall right margin but it is always broader (see screenshot). I tried geometry package and minipage but both ...
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moderncv: unwanted space when using tldatelabelcventry

When I use tldatelabelcventry from moderntimeline in a CV and do not use the second line, I get an unwanted spacing (here between Course C and Course D): Is there a better way than using \vspace*{-\...
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Adding google scholar and Researchgate profile to the preamble in moderncv

I'm new to Latex. I am creating my resume using moderncv and I want to add my google scholar and researchgate profiles (icon and clickable link) to the preamble (below the website link in the image). ...
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\href{} problem on moderncv document class

Here is a MWE: \documentclass{moderncv} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \cvitem {some text}{\href{url}}{text} \end{document} The problem I get is: Option clash for package hyperref and ...
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Add a table of contents into a moderncv document

It seems that the class moderncv doesn't implement the \tableofcontents command. Is there any easy way to add a table of contents into the first page of the CV. Within a minipage for example ?
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Customized Biblatex styles to include numbered index + icon on bib

Using the moderncv + biblatex, I created the list of publications with label prefix and index number. For a specific index, I would like to include an image/icon at the bottom of the label index as ...
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Two columns with moderncv

I'm preparing my resume with "moderncv" and I want to have this format I've read that cventry doesn't support multiple pages. Is there any alternative?

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