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How to install the PC rescue boot feature of Panda 2014 on my computer

Information applies to:

Products
Panda Internet Security 2014
Panda Antivirus Pro 2014
Panda Global Protection 2014

The Panda 2014 products offer you the possibility to install a PC Rescue boot option that you can use to scan your computer whenever a virus prevents your computer from booting normally.

Take into consideration that, once you install this feature, the PC Rescue boot option will be displayed every time you boot your computer. In order to install this feature, please follow the instructions below:

Step 1: Create the PC Rescue Boot

  1. Open Panda 2014 and click the Scan box from the main window.

    Scan option in Panda
  2. Select PC Rescue Boot and follow the wizard through.

    PC Rescue Boot
  3. Click Start to run the wizard.

    Start PC Rescue Boot
  4. The creation progress will be displayed.

    Creating PC Rescue Boot
  5. Once finished, a window will be shown advising the new rescue boot option has been correctly created. Click Close.

    Close PC Rescue Boot

Now every time your start your computer a new boot option will be displayed.

The installed operating system option will be selected by default. Choose Panda Cloud Cleaner Repair boot option if a virus has blocked the normal computer boot and you need to scan and disinfect it.

Step 2: Scan your computer via Panda Cloud Cleaner Repair

  1. Restart the infected computer, select Panda Cloud Cleaner Repair boot option and press the Enter key.

    PC Rescue Boot option at start
  2. The Panda Cloud Cleaner wizard will be displayed. Press the Enter key to accept the license agreement.

    Panda Cloud Cleaner License Agreement
  3. The wizard will prepare the computer so that, the next time the computer is restarted, Panda Cloud Cleaner will scan and disinfect all the viruses.
  4. Once the process is completed, a message saying Analysis can now start! will be displayed.

    Panda Cloud Cleaner scan
  5. Press any key for the computer to restart.
  6. Once restarted, Panda Cloud Cleaner will be displayed. Click Accept and Scan for the virus scan to begin.

    Panda Cloud Cleaner scan

Additional information

The Panda 2014 products also offer the possibility to scan your computer with a USB drive.
For further details, please refer to the Support article How to create a rescue USB drive with Panda 2014.

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