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""This application failed to start because prot.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ prot.exe""The file prot.exe has not been found.""Error run prot.exe""... A required component is missing prot.exe Please install the application again."
"This process causes a Blue Screen of Death""High CPU usage""This process uses 100% of your CPU when right-clicking on an item""This process uses excessive 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"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Incorrect BIOS configurationIncorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin driversInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderDamaged Java MachineConflicts in the programsIncorrect or damaged hardware driverCrashed computerRedundant filesSystem 32 file corruptionBIOS settings for Wait states, RAM timing, or other BIOS settings