pcreg.exe is a process from Microsoft Corporation. It can be found in the
location of C:\Windows\System32. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. pcreg.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common pcreg.exe Error Messages
"Error starting the application because pcreg.exe""The file pcreg.exe is missing""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ pcreg.exe""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ pcreg.exe"
"You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""The active window occasionally loses focus""High CPU usage""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience."
pcreg.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constant system freezesDamaged or invalid processDisk errors and registry errorsNetwork connection failureA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedpcreg.exe processes load failureOther hardware malfunctioning problemsUndesired spyware attacksBrowser crashesDamaged registryBrowser Setting Control LossDamaged or incorrect version of the pcreg.exe fileNot enough disk spaceUnable to boot up