What Is a Microwave Oven Manual?

A microwave oven manual is a book or pamphlet that includes instructions, safety guidelines and warranty information concerning a particular brand of microwave. Microwave oven manuals are included with almost all new microwaves sold.

Microwave oven manuals cover the specifics of microwave oven operation, including heat settings, defrost options and timer settings. Manuals often include instructions for microwave oven installation and the best methods for cleaning the appliance. Microwave oven manuals include information concerning warranties and troubleshooting. Most manuals are available online for download as a PDF file if lost or destroyed, and most manufacturers provide replacements by mail when requested.