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 start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: prot.exe""Error run prot.exe""File prot.exe is missing.""Error loading prot.exe""The file prot.exe is missing"
"Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.""High CPU usage""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Remove certain files by accidentConstant system freezesInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsBrowser crashesConstantly system crashesDisk errors and registry errorsCorrupt or damaged application filesBrowser contain additional componentsDamaged password listDamaged or invalid processInvalid Windows RegistryDamaged or incorrect version of the prot.exe fileimproper system shutdownSurprising number of Blue Screen of Death Errors MessagesRedundant files