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""... A required component is missing pcreg.exe Please install the application again.""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ pcreg.exe""Cannot find file pcreg.exe"
"My Internet Explorer homepage suddenly changed""This process uses excessive CPU time""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email"
pcreg.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Incorrectly installed third-party softwareCorrupt or invalid file allocation list, swap file, password list and registry, Incorrect BIOS settingAbnormal Windows registryDamaged or missing dynamic link library filesPrivate or Sensitive Information LossSystem 32 file corruptionSpyware attacksConstant system freezesDamaged or outdated device driverNot enough disk space