Manual Cron

Triggers WP-cron from a Dashboard widget and displays output.

Author:Viktor Szépe (profile at
WordPress version required:4.0
WordPress version tested:4.4.25
Plugin version:1.0.1
Added to WordPress repository:14-12-2015
Last updated:26-12-2015
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Execute WP-cron manually by clicking a button on the Dashboard.
WP-cron is WordPress’ scheduler system, it can execute background jobs like plugin updates.

Manual Cron is a Dashboard widget available for every user.

If you have poorly written plugins WP-cron’s output may not be empty.


Development goes on on GitHub.