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""prot.exe Not Found""File prot.exe is missing.""The file prot.exe is missing""Cannot find file prot.exe""Cannot find prot.exe"
"This process crashes after installation of Windows XP Service Pack 2""This process uses an excessive amount of memory""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""This process tries to connect to microsoft.com""Blue Screen of Death "STOP 0xC000021A" citing as the problem "
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Incorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin driversAbnormal Windows registryAnnoying system pops-up with obscure informationimproper system shutdownDisordered Task ManagerLow disk spaceA control panel (.cpl) file is damagedRedundant filesShortage of RAMPrograms other than prot.exe gaining access to protected memory spaceIncompatibility in the hardware