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What is meant by cron?



What is meant by cron?


Cron is a time based job scheduler. It functions in 'Unix' operating system. Cron allows the users to schedule the jobs i.e. 'shell scripts/commands' in order to execute periodically at required times or dates. It also referred as 'cronjob'.


Refer to the below given tutorial links to know how to add, edit and delete cron jobs in Linux cPanel and Windows Plesk.


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