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
"Cannot find \Windows\System32\ pcreg.exe""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: pcreg.exe""The file pcreg.exe is missing""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ pcreg.exe""This application failed to start because pcreg.exe was not found"
"Error message "this process system error" on startup""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""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.
Damaged or invalid processUnable to boot upLower and lower CPU usageCorrupt or invalid pcreg.exe pcreg.exe files that are saved to the desktopDisk errors and registry errorsThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedConstantly popped-up error messagesCrashed computerDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this errorDamaged password listimproper system shutdownIncorrect BIOS configuration