Question:

I installed Blesta on my server, and I want to set up a cron job to trigger Blesta's cron job script. What should I do to set up the cron job?

Answer:

Our webcron service is best for triggering Blesta's cron job script. Just follow below simple steps to configure cron job for your Blesta:

  1. Open your cron job dashboard, click on " Cron Job" button.
  2. Copy cron job cronkey at:

    Copy cron job cronkey
  3. In field "URL to call", enter http://www.example.com/cron/?cron_key=xxxxxx(set cron job to run every 5 minutes)(replace www.example.com with your install location). Choose an appropriate cron job execution frequancy. Checkout below screenshot:

    Set up cron job for Blesta
  4. If necessary, finish the other optional settings.
  5. Click "Create Cron Job" button. You're done! EasyCron will trigger your Blesta's cron job script dutifully according to your time setting.
  6. If you haven't registered your EasyCron account yet, click on the "add a password" link on the top to add an email and password to your account.