Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Virus – Removal Instructions
Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 is a rogue anti-spyware program. It’s considered anti-spyware because it tricks you into believing it’s doing a range of things on your computer. Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 also takes over your web browser and does not allow you to open any other program. Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 is also considered scare ware, because it scares you into believing you have viruses on your computer.
The Rango virus then tries to coerce you into buying a full version of Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 to protect your computer against the fake viruses. This virus was created by cyber-criminals to do exactly that, actually; scare people into believing their computer is infected and they need to purchase a program to save their computer. Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 renders the user completely helpless while also stealing their money.
Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 works by getting access to your computer through a multitude of ways. Malicious or hacked websites allow the virus to get into your computer. The Rango virus could also get into your computer through a spam email sent out by a cyber-criminal. They send out emails regarding something of interest, such as shipping of a product just bought. They’ll claim there’s an error and prompt you to click on a link, which is actually malicious and will allow Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 to download on your computer.
They may also attach a malicious attachment that does the some thing. Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 can also accidentally be downloaded manually. After installation, the Rango virus will configure itself to pop up every time the computer is turned on. It will then run a fake scan and show results, prompting the user to take action. Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 allows the user to do nothing on their computer, forcing them to do something about the so called virus scan.
Step-by-Step Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Virus Removal Instructions
The Virus Help Center has carefully created these instructions in order to make the removal of the Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 virus as easy as possible.
**PLEASE REMEMBER** – If the computer that is infected with the virus is running Microsoft’s “Windows 8” operating system, please use this Windows 8 Virus Removal Instructions page.
1. Restart the Computer into Safe Mode with Networking
The Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 virus is usually a lot less active in Safe Mode with Networking. This will allow you to bypass the virus and install the Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Virus Removal software.
How to boot into Safe Mode with Networking:
a. Turn off the computer and wait 1 minute
b. Turn on the computer and immediately begin pressing the “F8” button multiple times until you see the Windows Advanced options menu
c. When the Windows Advanced options menu appears, select “Safe Mode with Networking” and press “ENTER”
2. Install Spyhunter 4
The software we recommend to remove Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 has received awards for its virus removal capabilities and is used by millions worldwide.
Install Spyhunter 4:
a. Click the “Windows” key and the “R” key to open the Run box (See Image below)
b. Type the following into the Run Command box: iexplore http://www.virushelpcenter.com/fix and press “ENTER”
c. After pressing “OK” the installation will begin and you will be asked to “Run” or “Save”- Select “RUN”
3. Complete the Scan and Remove the Virus
The software will automatically begin the scanning process and once completed will show the results of all the infections found. Please Note: the scan results will show the files names and not the actual name of the particular virus.
Fully remove Rango Win 8 Protection 2014:
a. Click “Fix” when the virus scan is complete.
b. Register Spyhunter to completely remove the virus.
c. Spyhunter will remove the virus and protect you from future threats.