Question:

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

Answer:

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

  1. Open your
    , click on "Create New Cron Job" button.
  2. In field "URL to call", enter http://www.example.com/your-page-with-import/shortcodes (replace www.example.com with your install location and replace "your-page-with-import/shortcodes" with your "import .ics feeds shortcodes"). Choose an appropriate cron job execution frequancy. Checkout below screenshot:

    Set up cron job for Booking Calendar
  3. If necessary, finish the other optional settings.
  4. Click "Create Cron Job" button. You're done! EasyCron will trigger your Booking Calendar's cron job script dutifully according to your time setting.
  5. 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.