How to use CRON in xampp or wamp windows? Step by step to be followed to use in development

To create the batch file
  1. Open Notepad.
  2. Paste the line “C:Program Files (x86)Mozilla Firefoxfirefox.exe” http://localhost/yourfile.php
  3. Click “File” -> “Save As”
  4. Ensure “Save as type:” is set to “All Files”
  5. Save the file as “cron.bat” to your C drive
To schedule the batch file to run
  1. Open Command Prompt
  2. Paste the following “schtasks /create /sc minute /mo 20 /tn “PHP Cron Job” /tr C:wampwwwcron.bat”
  3. Press Enter
  4. This will make the script run every 20 minutes, the first time 20 minutes from now.

I hope this will help you, Thanks for reading my blog. Please leave your comments here. 🙂

Mayank Zalavadia  🙂