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ConsentFriend can be controlled by a cronjob command.

Executing the cronjob command

The cronjob command can be executed from the command line with

php /path/to/your/modx/installation/assets/components/consentfriend/cron.php

or with an external webcronjob using the following url:


The value xxx has to be filled with the random string in the MODX system setting consentfriend.cronjob_id

The cronjob tasks

The cronjob command will run one task:

Update the GeoIP2 database

Normally the GeoIP2 database will be updated during manager access after 30 days. This can be done by the cronjob. In that case you should set the system setting use_cron to true.