Nokia Lumia 800 - How do I turn off the word correction on my Nokia Lumia phone?

With the following steps you can turn the automatic word correction off:

  1. Press Start, then swipe left to the App list.
  2. Select Settings > Keyboard.
  3. Choose a keyboard languages, then press Typing settings
  4. Tap on press to change at the top of the screen.
  5. In the new window, remove the tick from Correct misspelt words.
  6. Tap the Back key once finished.