Windows Phone 8 - Disable Bing's auto suggestions

December 2016

To disable Bing's auto suggestions when browsing on your Windows Phone 8 device, follow the below procedure:

Method 1:
  • Tap on Start > Internet Explorer.
  • Tap the More button (a small button with 3 horizontal dots) > Settings.
  • Uncheck "Get suggestion from Bing as I type".

Method 2:
  • Swipe from left to right on the Start Screen and go to Settings.
  • Swipe to the "applications" menu > search.
  • Uncheck "Get Suggestion from Bing as I type".

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