How to Identify And Turn Off Google Instant Preview?

Google recently launched Instant Search Feature, now they have added the instant preview to the search results. when you hover over the search result the thumbnail of the website is shown. Now this makes the webmaster to concentrate more on the design 🙂

How to Identify that Google Instant Preview is Activated?

First Check the Search Results. Look at the Preview Tool. If the Preview Tool is Hi-lighted the Instant Preview is Turned On 🙂

Google Instant Preview ON

Google Instant Preview ON

When the Google Instant preview is TURNED ON the preview tool will be highlighted

Google Instant Preview OFF

Google Instant Preview OFF

When the Google Instant preview is TURNED OFF the preview tool won’t highlighted 🙂

How to Turn OFF and On Google Instant Preview?

Just Simply Click on the Preview tool to Turn Off and On the Instant Preview!


Hope you like This Tutorial..

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  1. Another good fearure from google search engine

  2. Thanks for the tutorial 🙂

  3. I too turned it off and torn on when i need preview, Thanking you mare for the handy tips…

  4. This feature was ticking me off so I’ve made a facebook group for it: I hate Google Preview/Instant and other new ‘features’
    So we have some place to complain about it. 🙂

  5. I like google instant, but some times it will cause some difficulties.
    thanks for the tip.

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