How do I create a cronjob in cPanel?


Create a Cron Job

To create a cron job:

  1. Log into cPanel.
  2. In the Advanced section, click Cron Jobs.cron1.png

  3. Under Add New Cron Job, use the Common Settings drop-down menu to choose from a list of regularly used intervals; or set the frequency of your cron job by using the drop-down box next to each time unit. Common settings range from every minute to once a year.
  4. In the Command field, enter the desired command.
  5. Click Add New Cron Job.

Your cron job will then be execute a file at a certain time, date and repetition, according to the settings you selected.


For further information, please see here: Cronjobs in cPanel

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