How do you turn off Google Instant Search?
It's quite easy.
To disable this feature, just follow these steps.
1. Go to http://www.google.com/preferences
2. Scroll down to the "Google Instant option"
3. Select Do not use Google Instant.
There you have it! You can now search without Google trying to read your mind.
Google Instant is available for the following browsers:
Chrome v5/6, Firefox v3, Safari v5 for Mac and Internet Explorer v8
*Side note: Avoid Internet Explorer as much as possible.