Cronjobs

Cronjobs will automate your tasks, and ensure that everything on your server runs smoothly. Here, you will learn how create and run a cronjob in order to achieve the desired target.

Setting Up Cronjob With GoDaddy

Cronjobs allows email processing to run at the back end while not interfering with the site operations. In EasyDiscuss, cronjobs are required to parse emails as well as sending out emails.


Step 1

Log into your GoDaddy account and launch the web hosting.

GoDaddy

Step 2

Click the cron job manager button.

GoDaddy

Step 3

  • Create new cronjob and click the Browse button.
  • Select the file cron.php at:
    .../components/com_easydiscuss/cron.php
  • Configure the rest of the options based on your preference.

GoDaddy

Step 4

After done, it will look something similar like this.

GoDaddy

Step 5

  • Lastly, modify your EasyDiscuss cron.php file at:
    .../components/com_easydiscuss/cron.php
  • Rename the site.com to your domain name in order to work. You may refer to this docs on modifying domain name.

Thats it.