Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 Virus – Removal Instructions

Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 is a new virus from the Fakerean/Braveax family of computer viruses. Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 is also one of a number of Zorton viruses which target PC computers, and this specific version, Win XP, is meant to target PCs running the Windows XP operating system. Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 can get onto one’s computer in a number of ways. The main way that it attempts to gain access is by attaching itself to files that a user might download on certain websites. Usually, big-time websites have security features that prevent viruses like Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 from attaching itself to their downloads, so it is usually smaller, or illegal, websites that will have the virus present on their downloads.

The other way that a person contracts Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 is by clicking on links in emails that they receive from questionable sources. An easy way to avoid both forms of contraction is by avoiding sites with bad reputations and refraining from opening emails when one doesn’t know where they come from. A good firewall protection system can sometimes prevent one from contracting Zorton Win XP Protection 2014, but the firewall will need to have been updated recently.

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Once a person contracts Zorton Win XP Protection 2014, will be a couple of days before they see any effects. During this latent period, the virus is making some key changes to a user’s PC registry that will allow it to accomplish its goals. After a couple days have passed, Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 will finally show up on one’s computer pretending like it is a virus protection software from Windows.

After performing a scan, Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 will say that there are hundreds or thousands of viruses and malware on one’s computer, and Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 will ask the user to pay over $90 to complete the “registration” of the software so that the viruses can be removed. In reality, all of the viruses that Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 says are present on one’s computer are really just fictional, and it is the ploy the virus creators made in order to obtain credit card information from users. The Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 virus will become worse if it stays on one’s computer a number of days because it will further slow down operating speeds and prevent a user from accessing certain programs.

Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 Virus

Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 Virus Removal Instructions

The virus removal instructions we have outlined below has been proven remove the Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 virus.

** PLEASE NOTE: If the Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 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.

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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 Zorton Win XP Protection 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 Zorton Win XP Protection 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 for Zorton Win XP Protection 2014.


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 Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 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 Zorton Win XP Protection 2014 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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