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Trying to change cron job email

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by cowner, Mar 29, 2016.

  1. cowner

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    i was trying to change the WHM Update cron job email address and found an article for it.

    Cron Jobs - Documentation - cPanel Documentation

    It's just that I do not find (Home >> Advanced >> Cron Jobs),I do not find a place to edit or create cron jobs, I do not find anything relating cron jobs other than "Configure Cron Jobs" under Server Configuration which only controls the cron job time for upcp, backup and cpbackup.

    How exactly to change a cron job email address? (To where it sends the logs).
     
  2. cPanelKenneth

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    Hello,

    We don't provide a full crontab editor within WHM. If you want to change the email addressed by root's crontab, then you need to do it via the command line. A quick (untested) overview:

    1. Login to your server via SSH
    2. As root run:
    crontab -e
    3. Add the following to the top of the file:
    MAILTO="your_address@here"
    4. Save and exit
     
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