prot.exe is a process from EliteBar. It can be found in the
location of %system%\prot.exe. It is a potential security risk which can
be modified maliciously by virus. prot.exe virus should be disabled and removed if
it was attacked and brought you windows xp/vista/7 errors.
Common prot.exe Error Messages
"Cannot find file prot.exe""prot.exe Not Found""Error loading prot.exe""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ prot.exe""... A required component is missing prot.exe Please install the application again."
"This process has encountered a problem and needs to close""This process uses an excessive amount of memory""High CPU usage""This process error on boot""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience."
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Incorrect BIOS configurationWindows shutdown problemsInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsAnnoying computer crashesBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings Serious loss of confidential and sensitive dataIncorrectly installed third-party softwareIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerLower and lower CPU usageSpyware infectionConstantly popped-up error messagesPrivate or Sensitive Information LossUnwanted reduction of PC performanceIncompatibility in the hardwareSpyware attacksDamaged .log filesConstant Blue Screen of Death errors