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
"This application failed to start because pcreg.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""This application failed to start because pcreg.exe was not found""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ pcreg.exe""File pcreg.exe is missing."
"Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""My Internet Explorer homepage suddenly changed""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018"
pcreg.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Incorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin driversInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsSerious Malware AttacksA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedIncorrect BIOS configurationInvalid Windows RegistryDisk errors and registry errorsComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanDamaged or missing dynamic link library filesUnable to boot up