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
"Dll Registration: Failed for file C:\WINDOWS\System32\ prot.exe""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.""Error loading prot.exe""File prot.exe is missing.""Error run prot.exe""Cannot start Microsoft Windows. A required component is missing: prot.exe"
"No Disk Error""This process tries to connect to microsoft.com""This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""High CPU usage"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Deteriorate Windows operating system performanceCould not find C:\Windows\system32\ prot.exeSerious loss of confidential and sensitive dataDamaged .log filesprot.exe processes load failureA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedWindows shutdown problemsRedundant filesUnwanted reduction of PC performancePop-up advertisementsOther hardware malfunctioning problemsBlue screen of Death errors