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Cron job problem

Cron job problem



I'm trying to start the cron job using:

php bin/magento cron:install [--force]

But in return i'm getting:


Magento supports 7.0.2, 7.0.4, and 7.0.6 or later.


I'm running 7.1.19 though :-/


Any ideas?




Re: Cron job problem

You must downgrade your php version to run your command,

Install php 7.0.* version to sort out your issue.

Check below technology stack,

I hope it will help you.

If Issue Solved, Click Kudos/Accept As solutions.

Re: Cron job problem

Hello deniewibly,

There is version PHP version support error. To check your PHP version, please run below command

php -v

You can find out which PHP version support Magento 2 here

Might be you have PHP 5.x version that's the way you got an error.

You can upgrade PHP version by following reference link


After upgrade extension, please make sure below extension is installed


I hope that it will help you.

Thank you.