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
"Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ pcreg.exe""File pcreg.exe is missing.""Cannot find file pcreg.exe""Error starting the application because pcreg.exe""Windows\System32\ pcreg.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ pcreg.exe"
"This process uses 100% CPU time""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""My Internet Explorer homepage suddenly changed""Windows will not boot due to this process not being found""Error message "this process system error" on startup"
pcreg.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
A control panel (.cpl) file is damagedIncorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin driversWindows shutdown problemsDamaged password listBrowser Setting Control LossThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileDecreasingly slow computer speedDisordered Task ManagerIncorrectly installed third-party software