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
"Windows\System32\ prot.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file.""This application failed to start because prot.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""The file prot.exe is missing""prot.exe Not Found"
"Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.""You are prompted to debug when browsing some web pages""The active window occasionally loses focus"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Missing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileWindows shutdown problemsConflicts in the programsDamaged Java MachineAnnoying system pops-up with obscure informationSpyware attacksConstant Blue Screen of Death errorsThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedRedundant filesOther hardware malfunctioning problemsDriver update failure