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
"File pcreg.exe is missing.""Error run pcreg.exe""Error starting the application because pcreg.exe""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ pcreg.exe"
"This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""This process tries to connect to microsoft.com""My Internet Explorer homepage suddenly changed""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""This process uses 100% CPU time"
pcreg.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Corrupt Windows registryShortage of RAMInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsDriver update failureCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderSpyware attacksBlue Screen of DeathOther hardware malfunctioning problemsRemove certain files by accident pcreg.exe files that are saved to the desktop