Hey, I don’t know why this Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 always tells me my computer security is under high risk. What drives me crazy is that it cannot delete those infected filed it reports. That is very weird. I thought it should be a good antivirus program, and then I downloaded and installed in my computer to expect that it can safeguard my computer. However, what it acts now disappoints me a lot. I don’t trust it any more. So could you please help me to uninstall it completely from my computer?

Brief Introduction to Fake Rango Win 8 Protection 2014

Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 is an annoying and malicious rogue antivirus program. It is not reliable at all and cannot protect computer from being infected with viruses. This rogue program usually attacks Windows 8(8.1) operating system only and it also has many variants like Rango Win 7 Protection 2014, Rango XP Protection 2014 and Rango Vista Protection 2014 used to target its corresponding operating systems. Once it is installed in computer, it modifies the system registry entries and star-up items in order to automatically launch every time when PC users boot up the PC and then it will make a full scanning to show fake security notifications on the PC. Actually this is a tricky tactic to scare innocent PC users who don’t know much about computer knowledge to make them convince that their computer now is under high-risk. And then many users will be freak out when seeing so many threats on their computer and worry much about their computer. Therefore, those users will be easy to be cheated by this Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 virus and then buy the so-called full version of this fake program as required. However, the so-called full version is actually also a fake antivirus which cannot protect computer from being infected with other viruses and delete threats at all. And you will know that it is only a scam to rip your money off.

Fake Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 is usually circulating online and sneaks into PC by bundling into shareware or free software downloading from unlicensed source, visiting malicious websites contains porn, gambling or games or clicking on attachment of spam email or open those strange files received from strangers. Most of time, when this virus gets on the computer, you even don’t notice at all. So when you surf on the Internet, you should behave yourself well. Don’t click on something strange randomly; otherwise you might be easy to get viruses on computer. This fake antivirus program can block and disable legitimate Windows applications and other normal functions like Windows Task Manager and Registry editor. Every time when it automatically runs to scan, it actually disables system programs and destroys computer security shell, which will result in more and more loopholes and create opportunities to bring other viruses to mess up computer. When your computer gets more viruses, it will runs slower than before and often get stuck since it needs to load more processes in system. And those viruses can also corrupt system. Since this Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 virus can do more damages to destroy computer, you should take prompt action to eradicate it as soon as possible secure computer.

A Screenshot of This Infection on Windows 8 OS (Fake Antivirus Alert)


Properties of the Fake Anti-virus Spyware

-Always pops up once you boot up your computer or run a program, claiming your computer is in great risk

-Asking you to purchase a code to activate this software, so that it can help you to remove the threats in your computer

-Can modify the computer registry once it is installed into the computer

-Can prohibit legit program to run, including your anti-virus programs

-Can occupy a great usage of CPU, which slows down the performance of computer or even causes blue screen

Finding all or some of these symptoms on your computer, sorry to say that your computer is infected by Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 virus. Please contact YooSecurity Online PC Experts for manual removal guide. Also, we will provide a short removal guide below for computer literate.

Manual Removal Guide of Fake Anti-virus Program (For Computer Literate)

There is a removal guide provided here; however, expertise is required during the process of removal, please make sure you are capable to do it by yourself.

Step 1: Try to access the Safe mode with Networking.

In order to get into this mode, you should restart your infected computer and tap F8 key constantly when computer is booting back up to get safe mode options on the screen, use arrow keys to highlight the option you want to enter then press E/Enter key. * Usually, this rogue program will be disabled from automatically starting in safe modes. Users will be able to fix the Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 problem without constantly blocks from the fake AV. If you are a Windows 8 user, click here and learn how to boot up Windows 8 to safe mode.


For those computer which are XP operating systems, you will need to you choose your XP system after you choose safe mode with networking, you can press Enter directly without choosing any thing.

safe mode system choose

After loading files, you need to log in your account to get the safe mode with networking, for XP users, please choose Yes when you see the dialog.


Step 2: Find Ctrl, Alt, and Delete these 3 keys and then press them together to open task manager to end the process related to Rango Win 8 Protection 2014, the name of the process of it is random.

XP task manager

Step 3:Click on Start button at the right lower corner, then click on Control Panel, then you will come to the Control Panel windows, click on Add and Remove Programs.


Then try to find Rango Win 8 Protection 2014, highlight it and choose Remove.


Step 4: Click on Start button or press Win+R, then type regedit in the box to open Registry Editor, after that, try to find
C:\Users\profile name here\AppData\

Video Guide on How to Remove Rogue Program:

YouTube Video Removal Guide:


Once Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 virus is installed to your computer it will be configured to run automatically along with the operating system, and each time when you start up your computer it will pretend to be computer internet security software to run and display fake security state of your computer to scare you. It aims at cheating out of your money by recommending you to purchase its fake full version. This fake antivirus also performs destructive activities on your computer. This fake program damages the main system files to make it be able to pop up even under troubleshooting mode such as safe mode and safe mode with networking. It damages some fatal system to slow down computer performance. What you should do promptly is to remove it and install a real reputable antivirus program to protect your computer instead of a fake one.

Suggestion: To follow removal guide that mentioned above, a quite level of computer knowledge is needed. Still can’t get out of Rango Win 8 Protection 2014 virus? Contact online experts for help now!

Published by Tony Shepherd & last updated on November 24, 2014 5:44 am

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