You see a popup about Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Unregistered Version in the computer? You do not know what this strange program can do in the computer? Is it really from the Microsoft? Actually, it is a virus! You just want to uninstall it because you never approve its installation but it takes over the computer completely? You can refer to the removal guide here.
Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Unregistered Version Virus is classified as a rogueware, which disguises as a legitimate antivirus program and tries to defraud innocent computer users of as much money as possible. This newly released computer virus should have the concern of the computer users from all over the world because many computers have been infected recently. It looks no difference from those famous legitimate antivirus programs in the appearance. Computer hackers trick the computer users by convincing them that the rogue virus is useful so that they can achieve the aim of accumulating wealth. In order to avoid being cheated, we should be cautious when we see any unknown program popping up suddenly on the computer.
It appears immediately after it completes the installation in the computer successfully. No matter when you start the computer, the rogue program will pop up out of nowhere when the time is right and begin to scan your computer system. In order to make you pay for its “registered version”, it says that there are many virus infections in the computer according to the scan and displays many security alerts to scare you from time to time. The rogueware claims that other antivirus programs cannot handle those infections and it is able to help. If you want to clean up the computer, you need to pay for its registered version. However, all the infections it detects do not exist on your computer at all. Do not believe what it shows because the scan results are fake! Once you pay to it, you will not receive any registered version, because it just helps the computer hackers to collect money instead of providing protection services for your computer in the future. When the scam succeeds in deceiving you money, it will let you face all the messes alone for it still prevents you from accessing anything in the computer through taking over your computer completely. Therefore, you should remove Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Unregistered Version Virus as soon as possible once you know that it is on your computer.
Basically, victims of this computer rogue scam virus will see and experience:
1) constant popups of the fake antivirus screen;
2) lots of security alerts reporting viruses in almost all files and programs;
3) constant blocks from the pop-up virus screen;
4) a rather slow computer.
This rogueware can be installed in the computer without the authorization from the computer users. It also can prevent computer users from accessing to other programs in the infected computer. You will find that you cannot open anything on the computer, because it continues to pop up some alerts to stop you. Sometimes the network connection even is disconnected by the virus. More importantly, the system freezes and blue screen of death occurs frequently. If you pay to this fake antivirus program, the information of the credit card you use may be exposed and acquired by the computer hackers. This hoax virus is as dangerous as it can be. So we should remove Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Unregistered Version Virus as early as possible.
1. Restart the Infected Computer into Safe Mode with Networking
For Windows 8
(1). Sign out to get the log-in screen
(2). Keep holding down Shift key then click on the Shut Down icon to select Restart
(3). If you do it right, you will see ‘Choose An Option’ screen. Choose ‘troubleshoot’
(4). Click on ‘Advance Options’
(5). Click on ‘Startup Settings’
(6). Click on ‘Restart’
(7). The system will go through a reboot, please wait till you get the following screen. Choose ‘Enable safe mode with networking’ (or any other option you want to start up the system with)
Then you can get into safe mode with networking in Windows 8 and see a desktop like this
2. Stop the Processes Related to Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Unregistered Version Virus in Windows Task Manager
For Windows 8
(1). Press Ctrl+Shift+Esc keys together to get Windows Task Manager
(2). Click More details
(3). Then scroll down to end the virus processes
3. Show Hidden Files
(1). Press Win+R to get Run window
(2). Type Control Panel in the Run window and hit enter to get Control Panel
(3). Click on Appearance and Personalization
(3). Click on Folder Options
(4). Click on View tab in Folder Options window
(5). Tick Show hidden files, folders, and drives under Hidden files and folders tab
(6). Click Apply to take effect, then click OK at the bottom of the Folder Options window
4. Delete Virus Files
(1). Using Registry Editor to delete or adjust all the related registry entries of the scam virus
*Guides to open Registry Editor:
Press Win+R key together to get the Run box, type in ‘regedit’ then click OK, Registry Editor window will pop up
(2). Find out and remove the associated files of this fake Antivirus
In conclusion: Many computer users install an antivirus program on the computer in order to prevent the computer from being infected by various viruses. However, not all of the antivirus programs in the Internet are real computer protection tools. Inexperienced computer users do not know how to distinguish rogueware from real antivirus programs. So knowing about the common characteristics of those rogue antivirus programs will help us to reduce unnecessary losses. For example, the one we focus on the article can process its installation in the computer without asking for the permission from computer users. It has the ability to get rid of most of the legal protection tools to sneak into the computer. Sometimes it can even replace the legitimate antivirus software, allowing itself to stay in the computer comfortably. It starts automatically every time you start the computer and then a system scan begins. From the scan result, you can see that your system has many dangerous infections which should be removed as soon as possible. But the other antivirus application in the computer does not detect any thing dangerous. If you want to use it to remove all those detected problems, you need to pay for the full version. In fact, it is just a scam created by computer hackers. Therefore, we need to remove Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 Unregistered Version Virus timely.
The above manual removal is quite dangerous and complicated, which needs sufficient professional skills. Therefore, only computer users with rich computer knowledge are recommended to implement the process because any errors including deleting important system files and registry entries will crash your computer system. If you have no idea of how to process the manual removal, please contact experts from YooCare Online Tech Support for further assistance.
Published by & last updated on November 24, 2014 6:10 am