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 could not start because the following file is missing or corrupt: Windows\system32\ prot.exe. Please re-install a copy of the above file.""prot.exe Not Found""... A required component is missing prot.exe Please install the application again.""Could not find C:\Windows\system32\ prot.exe""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ prot.exe""Error loading prot.exe"
"The active window occasionally loses focus""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.""Illegal System DLL Relocation""Windows will not boot due to this process not being found""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constantly popped-up error messagesUndesired spyware attacksDecreasingly slow computer speedDamaged or invalid processDamaged registryThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedBlue screen of Death errorsSerious loss of confidential and sensitive dataInvalid Windows RegistryLow disk spaceDamaged .log filesViruses infectionCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderCorrupt or damaged application filesIncorrectly installed third-party softwareSystem 32 file corruptionUnable to boot upFrequently popped-up error messages