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How do you make a baked potato in a microwave?

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To bake a potato in the microwave, begin by washing your potato and pricking it several times with a fork. Next, cook your potato in the microwave on full power for five minutes. Flip your potato over and cook it for five more minutes. Slice it open lengthwise to finish.

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How do you make a baked potato in a microwave?
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After your potato has been fully cooked and cut open, gently mash its insides with a fork to produce a fluffier texture. Salt and pepper to your preference. Consider topping your potato with a slice of butter, a sprinkle of cheddar cheese, or a dollop of sour cream. For each additional potato, microwave for an additional 5-6 minutes total.

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