Home  |  About Us  |   Call us    Call Us Now  08879621622

achahost.com

Domains  |  Website Hosting  |  Website Design  |  Resellers  |  Email Solutions  |  Web Tools  |  Support

Portal Home > Knowledgebase > Cpanel / Linux / WHM / Reseller > cPanel Cron Jobs


cPanel Cron Jobs




cPanel provides advanced features that will allow you to manage your site efficiently by setting up a scheduled task. This will ensure that your webpages are updated and they still cater to your market’s needs. As an entrepreneur, you have to continuously be on top of your business by choosing which tasks can drive growth and expansion. cPanel has features such as the cron job which enables you to run a certain command at times which is set by the job. One good example of would be setting a cron job so you can delete temporary files on a weekly basis to avoid using up your disk space because of big and unimportant files.

 

You can automate certain scripts and commands on your site using the Cron job.

 

You can do this by setting a command or script to run at a selected time of the day or week. What you need to do is to study Linux commands so you can efficiently and successfully create cron jobs.

 

You can already start a cron job this by clicking the Cron jobs menu. Click on the icon located in the advanced section featured on the main screen of your cPanel interface.

 

These are the steps that you need to follow when creating a cron job:

 

Access the Cron Jobs menu by clicking on the assigned icon in the screen of the cPanel interface.
This step is optional. You need to enter the email address where the cron output will be sent to in the corresponding field.
Enter the command you wish the cron job to run in the blank field next to the Command field.
Decide and choose how often you wish the command to be run by selecting an option in each of the boxes or by selecting a predefined period from the Common Settings drop-down menu.
Click on Add New Cron Job to save your changes and set up your cron job.

You can also modify or remove specific cron jobs that you do not need anymore. Here is how you can delete a cron job:

 

To access the Cron Jobs Menu, click on the assigned icon located on the main screen of your cPanel interface.
Click on the Delete button next to the cron job you wish to remove.



Was this answer helpful?

Add to Favourites Add to Favourites    Print this Article Print this Article

Also Read

Powered by WHMCompleteSolution

NEED HELP?    Call us for all your web related queries on 08879621622

   

About AchaHost

About Us

Contact Us

CEO Murli Sripathi

Need Help

Support

Terms of Service

Privacy

Documentation

Payment Methods

Sitemap

My Account

My Account

Create Account

Shopping

Find a Domain Name

Web Hosting

Web Design

Resellers

Email Solutions

Web Tools

Connect with us
 

Facebook  Twitter  Linked In  Google Plus

Help us to understand your needs better

Follow us and get exciting offers

  

Payment Methods :

Credit Card | Debit Card | Net Banking

 

paypal    Net Banking

 

   

Usage of this Site is subject to express terms of use.
By using this site, you signify that you agree to be bound by these
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy

Copyright © AchaHost.com. All Rights Reserved.