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 start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: pcreg.exe""Cannot find file pcreg.exe""Windows\System32\ pcreg.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Cannot find pcreg.exe""This application failed to start because pcreg.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ pcreg.exe"
"This process tries to connect to microsoft.com""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""This process uses excessive CPU time"
pcreg.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged or outdated device driverAnnoying system pops-up with obscure informationLow disk spaceA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsBrowser contain additional componentsRedundant filesInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsSpyware attacksConstant Blue Screen of Death errorsConflicts in the programs