If your Magic Chef microwave is no longer working, it is likely a problem with the power. When the microwave is not getting power, no buttons will operate and the clock will not be illuminated. Check the circuit breaker, receptacle, and power cord for problems. After reestablishing power, your microwave will begin working again.
If your Hamilton Beach microwave is not working or responding, you should perform a hard reset. Disconnect your microwave from power by unplugging it or turning off the circuit breaker. You can then reestablish the power after a few minutes and the microwave is reset fully.
Overall, first start by resetting your Maytag microwave, then check that the wall outlet is working. Reset your Maytag microwave by unplugging it at the wall, and then plug it back in. Plug another device into the same wall outlet to test it, or move your microwave to another wall outlet.
If a Panasonic microwave keeps tripping the breaker, try moving it to a power circuit that is all on its own. There are just too many appliances on one circuit, and the microwave is using too many amps and tripping the breaker. If it does trip, there is a problem with the Panasonic microwave.
As a general rule, first check that the child lock isn’t enabled. It can be disable by holding down the START button for 4 seconds. If it’s still not working, reset your Bosch microwave by unplugging it at the wall for 10 seconds, then plug it in again. Additional steps, explained below.
How to factory reset an Emerson microwave begins with unplugging it from the power source. Allow the microwave to stay unplugged for 20-30 minutes to discharge all the power. Then plug the microwave back into the power source and reset the digital clock.
To reset the time on a Sunbeam microwave, first, understand that not all Sunbeam microwaves offer the option of a 24-hour military cycle (where 2 pm is 1400 hours) but only a 12-hour cycle (where there’s an 11 am and an 11 pm). The first thing a Sunbeam microwave says is “Enter Clock Time.” Press (Clock > Set time by pressing the number buttons on the keypad > Clock).
To reset the Amana microwave clock, press the “open” button and then select “clock”. Enter the correct time and wait for the display to read ”clock saved”. You can also set the date and any alarms you may require. The microwave is then ready for use and will display the correct date and time.