How to Set Up Scheduled Tasks (Cron Jobs) in Plesk 10
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Setting Up Scheduled Tasks (Cron Jobs) in Plesk 10 for VPS

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Scheduled tasks allow you to set up scripts to run automatically on your server.

1. Go to Websites and Domains.

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2. Click Scheduled Tasks.

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3. We'll adjust the Settings first by clicking this icon.

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  • Enter an e-mail address here to send notifications from the scheduler each time a task runs.

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  • Click Ok

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4. Now let's Schedule a New Task

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  • Enter the date and time you want the task to run.

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  • Now enter the command you want to execute.

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5. Click Ok

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6. The task has been created and automatically switched on. To switch off a task, click the green arrow.

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That's it! Now you know how to create scheduled jobs in Plesk.

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