Cooking from frozen in the Insiginia 0.9 Cu. Ft. Microwave

The Insignia 0.9 Cu. Ft. Microwave Oven allows the user to perform multiple actions one right after the other by using multi-stage cooking. Below will discuss how to cook from frozen by combining the defrost and cooking features.

 

Steps

Placing the frozen food in the microwave

Putting the food in the microwave is the first step to cooking from frozen.

To place your food in the microwave:

  1. Open the microwave.


    Figure 1. Button to open door

  2. Place frozen food in the microwave.
  3. Close the door.

Now that you have placed your food in the microwave, you need to set your defrosting time. See “Setting the defrost time” for instructions.

 

Setting the defrost time

The Insignia 0.9 Cu. Ft. Microwave allows you to easily defrost your food before cooking it. This setting needs to be performed before setting the cooking time.

To set the defrost time, do the following:

  1. Press the Time Defrost button, dEF1 will be displayed on the screen.


    Figure 2. Time Defrost button

  2. Press the number buttons to indicate how long you will defrost your food in minutes and seconds.
  3. Press the Power button, the display will show PL 3.


    Figure 3. Power button

  4. Press the number that you want to set the power level.

After setting the defrosting time, you need to set the power level that you will defrost your meal. See “Setting the power level for defrosting” for instructions.

 

Setting the cooking time

The next step to cooking from frozen after setting up defrosting is to enter the cooking settings.

To set the cooking time:

  1. Press the Time Cook button.


    Figure 4. Time Cook button

  2. Enter the cooking time by pressing the number buttons
  3. Press the Power button, the display will show PL 10.


    Figure 5. Power button

  4. Press the number that you want to set the power level.

After setting the cooking time, you need to set the power level that you will cook your meal. See “Setting the power level for cooking” for instructions.

 

Starting to cook

Now that you have set how long you will defrost and cook, it’s time to start cooking.

To start cooking:

  1. Press the START/+30SEC button to start cooking.


    Figure 6. START/+30SEC button

That is the last step to cooking from frozen.

 

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