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
"This application failed to start because prot.exe was not found""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ prot.exe""Error run prot.exe""Cannot find prot.exe"
"Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem ""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""This process continues running after closing all Microsoft Office applications""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""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.
Infamous Blue Screen of Death Errors prot.exe files that are saved to the desktopShortage of RAMInvalid Windows RegistryConstant Computer freezesDamaged or missing dynamic link library filesDamaged or invalid processIncorrectly installed third-party softwareBrowser contain additional componentsAnnoying system pops-up with obscure informationAnnoying computer crashesIrregular power supply, overheated CPU, and malfunctioning HDD controllerDriver update failureCorrupt Windows registrySurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsBrowser Setting Control Lossprot.exe processes load failure