How to Disable/Turn Off Google Instant Search

Last Updated on 12/11/2022

How to Disable/Turn Off Google Instant Search

Google Instant was recently announced by Google that will display results from searches when users type in their search terms into the bar for searching. It’s definitely a great feature that will save time however there could be certain users, like me, who would prefer to deactivate Google Instant.

Google Instant can be turned off easily by following the 2 methods below:

1. You can disable Google Instant by clicking the Instant is on link that is next to Google’s search bar on every search results page and then selecting off.

2. To disable permanently Google instant, go to your preferences page. Go to Google Instant and select the “Do not use Google Instant” radio button. After that, select the ‘Save Preferences’ button.

Bert Hoxton

Bert Hoxton