In addition to offering modern convenience, the set & forget programmable slow cooker has three choices for easy, automatic cooking: program, probe and manual mode. On busy days, program the cooking time and set & forget slow cooker automatically shifts to keep warm when the cooking time is up. Cooking a large cut of meat like pot roast, chicken, or pork tenderloin? Insert the probe, set the desired meat temperature and the set & forget slow cooker automatically shifts to keep warm when the temperature is reached. For traditional slow cooking, manually select the high, low or warm temperature without setting a cooking time. Thermometer probe for precise results.