In this video, you will learn how to check if a cron job is running. This is a good first step when troubleshooting cron jobs and can help narrow down the cause of issues.
00:21 SSH into your server as the root user
00:28 Grep the cron log
00:42 View the date and time the cron ran
► Learn more in our full guide – How to Check if a Cron Job has Run:
► You can also find out more by going to our cPanel Educational Channel
Root Access and How to Obtain It:
How to Connect to your Server with SSH:
How to run a Cron Job:
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