How to Schedule Tasks in Plesk

You can set the scheduling in Plesk for each subscription by clicking in the Scheduled Task at the top of the screen.

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How to Add New Task

To add a task you wish to run click Add Task.

Next you can specify when to run your task:

Minute – enter the value from 0 to 59

Hour – enter the value from 0 to 23

Day of the month – enter the value from 1 to 31

Month – enter the value from 1 to 12, or select the month from a drop-down box

Day of the week – enter the value from 0 to 6 (0 for Sunday), or select the day of the week from a menu.

You can enter the command of the task in the Command box. For example:

20  23  25  12  *  yum update

Run the shell script yum update on December 25 at 11:20 P.M.

Then click OK.

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Receive Notifications

To receive the notifications when the task is stared:

Go to the Settings.

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Here you can specify the schedule settings of task.

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To run or resume the scheduled task, select the task you want to run or resume and click on Run Now button.

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Remove the Task

For removing the scheduled task saved it can be easily removed by selecting the task, then click on the Remove option.

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If you need any further assistance please contact our support department.