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 prot.exe""The file prot.exe has not been found.""Cannot find file prot.exe""Error run prot.exe""File prot.exe is missing."
"This process uses an excessive amount of memory""Your firewall warns you that this process is requesting access to the network""This process error on boot""Error message "this process system error" on startup"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Damaged swap fileDamaged or outdated device driverThird-party software that is damaged or incorrectly installedInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesSpyware attacksComputer affected with virus, malware, spyware or TrojanSerious Malware AttacksCorrupt or damaged application filesViruses infectionDamaged password list