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Schedule Task through Plesk

Article ID: 228
Last updated: 05 May, 2020

"Schedule Task" is a Operating System component that provides the ability to schedule the launch of programs or scripts at pre-defined times or after specified time interval.

 Step 1: To create a Schedule Task Login to the Plesk Panel then select Websites and Domains tab after that click on Schedule a Tasks. 

   

 Step 2: Now click on Add Task..     

   

 

  Step 3: Now set up the Schedule Task as show in the below figure. Select the execution time, day, week or month just check the corresponding check box. After that click on Run Now.    

  

First, you need to select the task type, depending on your purpose:

  • Command. Specify the full path to the executable file to be run. This includes binary files, shell scripts, and batch files.
  • Fetch a URL. Specify the URL only; there is no need to type the command, such as “curl” or “wget”.
  • Run a PHP script. Specify the path to the script relative to your virtual host directory. You can click the  icon to quickly locate the script file.

     

A new Schedule Task is created and launched successfully.   

   

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