Timer The hob has to be switched on if you wish to use the timer. You can set a time between 1 minute () and 9 hours (.). The timer can be used for two different functions: Minute minder Setting the minutes Example: You want to set a time of 15 minutes. Make sure the hob is switched on. – to set the minute minder Touch the sensor. – to set a cooking zone to switch off automatically. The sensor flashes. appears in the timer display, and the right flash‐ es. A time up to 99 minutes can be set and displayed in minutes. Enter the tens first and then the units. Touch the number sensor which cor‐ responds to the tens position (1 in this case). The timer display will change and will start flashing on the right hand side. To set a time of more than 99 minutes, the timer must be switched to hours (h). The time is set in half-hour steps. Halfhours are indicated by a dot following the number, for example, 2 h 30 min: h 30 Touch the number sensor which cor‐ responds to the units position (5 in this case). The timer display will change. The moves to the left and appears on the right. After several seconds, the sensor and the timer display will light up con‐ stantly. The timer starts to count down.