New Article Updated for Plesk Obsidian can be found here: How to set up a Scheduled Task (Cron Job) in Plesk Obsidian
The following article demonstrates how to set up a scheduled task (cron job) in Plesk 12. This is required for some sites which need a scheduler for mailouts, updates and any other maintenance tasks.
- Once you have logged in to Plesk, click on the “Websites and Domains” tab.
- From the right hand menu, click on “Scheduled Tasks”.
- Click on “Add Task”.
- Enter the relevant values for the task you wish to set up. Ensure that the option “Switched On” is ticked. Click OK.
- Now, you should see the task you created under the scheduled task list.