Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 Virus – Removal Instructions

Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 is part of the Rogue.FakeVimes virus family, which has been around since being identified in 2014. The Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 is simply one of the more recent iterations from that particular viral family. The virus is classified as rogue because of the deceptive and malicious nature of its behavior once it latches onto a host machine. Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 pretends to have altruistic motives by identifying and offering to neutralize a threat to the host computer.

The intent is anything but altruistic, and is, in fact, much more sinister. Rogue software is so malicious and dangerous because it has the ability to take private user information such as passwords or credit card information, and use it to steal money from the infected user’s accounts. As an example of rogue software, Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 could also use the host machine to replicate and infect others exponentially, thus greatly multiplying contributions to the hacker’s war chest.


The Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 virus makes the computer user think that it is actually anti-virus software by displaying a fake Windows warning on the screen. Once the warning is displayed, so is a listing of a large number of viruses which Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 has supposedly identified. The sheer volume of the listing often scares the user into making a purchase in order to secure their computer, and remove all the viruses.

Thus, the user is essentially extorted into a purchase when the program promises to uninstall the viruses with a fully licensed version of the program. A cunning program, Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 has a defense mechanism, and will immediately terminate any other programs that the user attempts to run on the computer. This behavior has a two pronged effect. First, it helps to prevent the uninstallation of the virus by legitimate anti-virus software. Second, the computer’s erratic behavior acts as confirmation that the machine is in fact infected.

Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 Virus

Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 Virus Removal Instructions

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 virus.

** PLEASE NOTE: If the Virus is on a computer running “WINDOWS 8” see the Windows 8 Virus Removal Instructions

Remember: you must be on the infected computer when performing these 3 easy steps to remove the virus.

STEP 1: Start the computer in Safe Mode with Networking
a. Before starting this step, it is STRONGLY SUGGESTED that you write down our 24HR Toll Free tech support phone number incase you run into any issues or would like any additional help with your PC.

If you need help, this is the number to call!

b. To begin, go ahead and turn off the infected computer and wait roughly 20 seconds, then turn it back on.

c. Next Immediately as the computer begins to turn on, press F8 many times. Pressing F8 allows you to access the Advanced Options Menu. You should see an image like the one below.

Selection the option Safe Mode with Networking

d. Next use your arrow keys and select the Safe Mode with Networking option. Press enter when you have selected that option and the computer will begin to boot into safe mode.

STEP 2: Download the Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 Virus Removal Program
a. Now it is time to open the “Run Command” box.

b.On your keyboard, push and hold the “Windows” key, then press the “R” key. See keyboard diagram below.

Keyboard Shortcut Diagram

c. After you have pressed the “Windows” and “R” key, the Windows Run Box will open. Type the following and press OK:

iexplore http://www.spywarehelpcenter.com/remove

Windows Run Box

After clicking OK, your computer will connect to the internet and download our recommended virus removal program called Spyhunter.

STEP 3: Installing the Rango Win 8 Antispyware 2014 Virus Removal Program
a. When you see the download box, click the “Run” button. The picture of the download box is below.

Spyhunter Download Box Click Run

b. Now you should be downloading a program called “Spyhunter 4” this program has been developed by a company called Enigma Software. Through their extensive work on Malware research they have developed one of the worlds most successful Virus and Malware removal programs. This program offers easy “point and click” virus removal.

c. After this program runs the scan, you should see a list of “threats” found on your computer. These Threats can be very harmful and may ruin the computer if not removed. To remove these threats click “fix Threats” and then “register” the program to permanently remove the virus and any other threats found.

*** After registering Spyhunter4 we highly recommend restarting the computer. Then we would like you to make sure everything is working properly. You should notice that the virus has been completely removed. If it has not been removed or the computer is not working 100% to your liking call us immediately at 1-888-895-6053 and one of our techs will help get it working properly again.

Need further assistance? Call us toll free and one of our friendly technicians will kindly walk you through the virus removal process.

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