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  • What is Cron Based Email Sending?

    vBulletin provides users on your site with the option of subscribing via emails to threads, blogs, and articles. These subscription emails are automatically generated by vBulletin and, by default, are sent out to users in batches to lessen the load on your server.

    Cron Based Email Sending is new feature released with vBulletin 4.2.0 that allows you to queue batches of these emails. So, instead of having a hundred emails sent out in a batch, you can have batches of 20 emails sent out until the queue is clear. In addition, you can control the delay between each email that’s sent from your server.

    Note: You must have the Use Mailqueue System enabled in order for this to work. Turning it off will also disable the Cron Based Email Sending feature.

    • Sworm1
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      Sworm1 commented
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      My email queue in fully too.... where is the delay control?

    • Filgga
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      Filgga commented
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      Originally posted by Sworm1
      My email queue in fully too.... where is the delay control?
      You got no response, I got no response

    • George L
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      George L commented
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      Guys there's 3 ways to control the delay and mail queue. Take a read of https://www.vbulletin.com/forum/entr...queue-back-log

      1. change email batch size
      2. change vB scheduled cron task for processing email queue
      3. disable cron based email sending

      Hope that helps
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