UpdReg.EXE is part of Creative Updreg and developed by Creative Technology Ltd. according to the UpdReg.EXE version information.
UpdReg.EXE's description is "Creative UpdReg"
UpdReg.EXE is usually located in the 'C:\WINDOWS\' folder.
None of the anti-virus scanners at VirusTotal reports anything malicious about UpdReg.EXE.
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The following is the available information on UpdReg.EXE:
|Product name||Creative Updreg|
|Company name||Creative Technology Ltd.|
|File description||Creative UpdReg|
|Comments||Creative Registry Update|
|Legal copyright||Copyright (c) Creative Technology Ltd. 2000|
Here's a screenshot of the file properties when displayed by Windows Explorer:
UpdReg.EXE is not signed.
None of the 52 anti-virus programs at VirusTotal detected the UpdReg.EXE file.
UpdReg.EXE may also be located in other folders than C:\WINDOWS\. The most common variants are listed below:
These are some of the error messages that can appear related to updreg.exe:
updreg.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
updreg.exe - Application Error. The instruction at "0xXXXXXXXX" referenced memory at "0xXXXXXXXX". The memory could not be "read/written". Click on OK to terminate the program.
Creative UpdReg has stopped working.
End Program - updreg.exe. This program is not responding.
updreg.exe is not a valid Win32 application.
updreg.exe - Application Error. The application failed to initialize properly (0xXXXXXXXX). Click OK to terminate the application.
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