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 \Windows\System32\ prot.exe""File prot.exe is missing.""This application failed to start because prot.exe was not found""Error loading prot.exe""A required DLL, prot.exe was not found""Windows\System32\ prot.exe missing or corrupt: Please re-install a copy of the above file."
"Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""This process has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.""The active window occasionally loses focus""This process continues running after closing all Microsoft Office applications"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Annoying computer crashesDamaged or outdated device driverThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedCould not find C:\Windows\system32\ prot.exeUnwanted reduction of PC performanceIncorrect or damaged hardware driverprot.exe processes load failureIncorrectly installed third-party softwareShortage of RAMNetwork connection failure