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HOW DO I CREATE AND DELETE A CRON JOB?

To create a cron job:


a) Go to your cPanel find functions search box and type in “cron”

b) Click on Cron Jobs

The cron page will come up.


a) If you want to receive the output of your cron job via email ensure your email address here is correct.

b) If not enter a new one and press “Update Email”.

c) The “Common Settings” dropdown lets you select the most frequently used time periods, such as once per day. Select once per day and it will set the parameters to run the cron job at midnight every day.

d) Enter a command that you wish to run.


a) The “Common Settings” dropdown lets you select the most frequently used time periods, such as once per day. Select once per day and it will set the parameters to run the cron job at midnight every day.

b) Enter a command that you wish to run.

c) Click “Add new Cron job”


a) Once you have added a cron job then the list of current cron jobs will show it.

b) To delete any of the cron jobs listed click on the delete button.

c) Then click the red Delete button to confirm the delete.

The job will no longer be listed.