How do I turn off Google Instant search? - Common Computer Questions
Question: How do I turn off Google Instant search?
Answer: Google Instant search is a search feature that shows results as you type. Many people find this feature annoying and like to turn it off.
To turn this feature off you will need to log into your Google account to change the settings for Google Instant Search. Once you log into your Google account click on the settings icon on the top right of the page to change your Google settings. Keep in mind this icon may change as Google makes changes to its home page so if it's not there then find how to get into your Google search settings.
Once you get into settings you will look for a section that is called Google Instant and check the radio button next to Do not use Google Instant.
When you are finished changing this option and any other Google options you want to change simply click on the Save Preferences button and Google Instant will be turned off.