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XF 1.5 How to get Xenforo generate sitemap more often?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Nobitakung, May 2, 2016.

  1. Nobitakung

    Nobitakung Member

    I checked the log, the interval is every 2 days, is this the time the sitemap be re-generate and submit to search engines? Is it possible to adjust it to every 6 or 12 hours?

  2. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Adjust the frequency of the Cron entry in Admin CP > Tools > Cron Entries
  3. Nobitakung

    Nobitakung Member

    Many thanks.
  4. XenBurger

    XenBurger Member

    @Chris D - or anyone


    What does "Any" mean on this cron entry page? Is that the same as "All" ?

    It gives you the option:

    - Any
    - Mon
    - Tue
    - Wed
    - Thu
    - Fri
    - Sat
    - Sun

    So do you highlight all the "days" if you want it to run every day, or do you just select "Any" ?

    Technically Any is grammatically wrong if its supposed to be equivilent to all. Any means it could run maybe Monday one week and maybe Friday another week.


    My goal: I would like it to update the XML file hourly. Which options do I select to accomplish that?

    See attached image - does this set it to:

    1) Every day of the week
    2) Every hour of the day
    3) On the 1st minute of every hour?

    Its really confusing........................

    Attached Files:

  5. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Day: Any
    Hour: Any
    Minute: 1
  6. XenBurger

    XenBurger Member

    @Chris D - Sorry to clarify, will those settings accomplish the above-stated goal?

    'Any' day of the week 'any' hour of the day but EVERY 1 minute .... is it updating once an hour or once a minute?
    Last edited: Oct 8, 2016
  7. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Yes, that will do it once an hour. The first minute of every hour as requested.
    XenBurger likes this.
  8. XenBurger

    XenBurger Member

    Thanks much. As always, appreciate the patience explaining things to the constant avalanche of newbies.

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