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
"File pcreg.exe is missing.""Windows could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ pcreg.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""Error starting the application because pcreg.exe""This application failed to start because pcreg.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
"You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""The active window occasionally loses focus""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""No Disk Error""This process uses 100% CPU time"
pcreg.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Disordered Task ManagerConstant Blue Screen of Death errorsDeteriorate Windows operating system performanceSerious Malware AttacksCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderDamaged .log filesIncorrect BIOS configurationSpyware attacksBlue screen of Death errorsSystem crashesSurprising number of Blue Screen of Death Errors MessagesSystem 32 file corruptionIncorrectly installed third-party software