Your iVide can be operated by the touch screen or via your iOS or Android phone. Once connected you can easily control the cooker from wherever you are. The cooker notifies you when your food is ready. Just attach the device to a suitable pot, fill the pot with water and start cooking in seconds. Use the App or touch screen to set the time and temperature. We advise that you use the calculator function in the App to ensure the correct time and temperature is set to produce delicious healthy food. Once cooking is complete you will receive a message on your phone and the device will sound an alarm. Remove the food and finish as per the recipe instructions. For more help see therecipe sectionof this site.