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How to Use: The CV editing bar in your Comoto CV

How to Use: The CV editing capabilities in your Comoto CV

By introducing the Spellchecker into Comoto we also introduced some other CV editing capabilities, which are present when you edit multi-line fields in your CV. Below you can see a description of these and why not try it out and edit your own CV.

cv editing

  • Remove formatting
    Remove all previous formatting from the marked text
  • Bold
    Make the selected text bold
  • Italic
    Make the selected text Italic
  • Underline
    Underline the selected text
  • Subscript
    Using this feature to subscript selected text
  • Superscript
    Using this feature to superscript selected text
  • Align Left, Center, Right or Full
    Align your selected paragraph or text according to the above description
  • Outdent / Indent
    Work with the indentation either positive or negative (like tabulation)
  • Font SizeUse other font sizes from 8-36pt
  • Text Color
    Set different text color on selected text
  • Unordered list (Bullets)
    Make an unordered list with bullets like this list
  • Ordered list (1,2,3,4)
    Create and ordered list using numbers 1,2,3,4…..
  • Horizontal ruler
    Insert a horizontal ruler in your text
  • Spell checker
    Last but not least the ability to Spellcheck your document to minimize spelling and keyboard errors

All these new features should make you able to edit and maintain your favourite CV fast and easily. Should you want more capabilities please let us now at theteam[at]comoto.com or use our contact form here.

How to Use: Create CV – have your first Comoto CV in less than a minute

How to Use: Create CV – have your first Comoto CV in less than a minute

Many CV sites claim that you can build or create CV in less than a minute. This can only only be done if you have your CV data ready and either import these or cut and paste the information.

With Comoto it can be done by either importing your Europass CV or your LinkedIn profile, and it can be done in less than a minute. Follow this guide to create your CV in less then a minute.

create cvStep 1 – Create Comoto account

Open this link, and click the button “Create free CV”. Please fill in the necessary information – all you need is a valid email address and to create a password. You also need to accept our Terms and Conditions and our Privacy Policy therefore please read and accept these.

 

Step 2 – Import CV using Linkedin or Europass

Now that you have activated your account and are logged in to Comoto you need to import an existing CV, you can import either your LinkedIn profile or an existing Europass CV. Go to Menu -> “My CV” – “CV creation Wizard”.

create CVSimply choose your favourite way of importing your existing CV. If you choose “Enter CV data manually” we do not promise that you will be able to create your CV within one minute.

 

create CVIf you choose to import your Linkedin profile you need to login to your LinkedIn account to grant Comoto access to your data. After you have granted Comoto access to your Linkedin account, we will copy your data and after that you will by a simple click with the mouse choose which data will be imported. After the successful import of your profile, you will be able to use all our free CV services.

Europass

 

With the Europass import it is even easier just follow this How To: Import Europass CV.

Step 3: Enjoy your newly imported Comoto CV

Now you can start working with your CV, making multiple CV versions, targeted CV, even use our multi-language CV feature, and much more. After that you can either export one of our many CV Templates or export to a Europass CV Template or create a Comoto web profile with or without password.

And yes the creation of a new CV can be done in Comoto in less than a minute.


How to Use: Export EURES CV in the Europass format for import in Comoto (UK tekst)

How to Use: Export EURES CV in Europass format for import in Comoto

It is fairly easy to export EURES CV into the Europass format, and then import this into Comoto and thus create/build your CV in less than a minute.

Export EURES CVs

Export EURES CVs

Please go to the EURES Login Webpage here. Enter your username and password to proceed to MY EURES. After the login you will see a menu on the left-hand side like the picture to the left. Please press the + sign at “My CV” and you will open another menu with some new items in it. In this menu under “Manage my CV”  please select “Download as Europass CV”. After you have done this a new page comes up looking like the one below.

Here you simply choose the language you want to export – if have more than one – and please choose the CV Format as Europass XML. By pressing  “Download” you should be able to save it on your computer, this file you will later use to upload to Comoto to create your new Comoto account. Export EURES CVsFor importing this Europass CV into Comoto please see the How To here.

Comoto‘s aim is to become “The Central Place” where you can create, clone, copy, manage, backup and distribute your CV and Cover letters fast and easy. To create your first Comoto CV, signup for free and just add your data (or use one of the many easy import features), pick one of our special designed templates, preview your CV and finally export to your favourite format (.DOC – .PDF – .PNG) or publish it in a Web Profile (Public/Private).


Comoto launches Europass integration (CV import/export)

Comoto is proud to you inform that we are now launching a full Europass integration to the very popular European CV format Europass – making it easy for you to create a Europass CV or to import your Europass CV to be able to use all the smart Comoto CV management features within seconds.

Europass

Europass integrationEuropass was developed by the European Union to have one standard CV format with all the necessary information for it to be used in all EU member states. As this EU CV standard ensures the same visual look and feel and the same content structure the use of the Europass CV is increasing every day.

The website for Europass created 3.8 million CV’s last year, but please notice that on the Europass site you only create your Europass CV, but not save the CV data you have entered. If you want to change your CV data you have to upload your Europass CV again and make the changes and then download it again to your file for further use.

Comoto not only ensures a smooth and easy update but also an easy access to the many Comoto free CV features and many free CV templates making it possible to use your Europass CV data for your next application or job interview.

Europass and Comoto

Europass integrationComoto’s CV integration includes both CV import and CV export features – the import features also makes it possible for you with our fast import from Linkedin to create a Europass CV in seconds. You can also easily update, choose a free template and generate for example as many word or pdf templates you wish.

Comoto becoming the center of your CV dialog

Our new unique Europass creating and conversion feature takes us an important step towards being your central site / hub for working professionally with you CV as well as your job applications and cover letters. We will be adding further features ensuring you will able to “take full control of your CV”.