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
"... A required component is missing prot.exe Please install the application again.""The file prot.exe is missing""Error starting the application because prot.exe""File prot.exe is missing.""prot.exe Not Found""Cannot find prot.exe"
"No Disk Error""Illegal System DLL Relocation""Internet Explorer uses 100% CPU time""This process error on boot""Windows Defender encountered an error 0x80508018"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Blue Screen of DeathOther hardware malfunctioning problemsWindows shutdown problemsTemp folder is not exist or brokenBrowser contain additional componentsSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errorsIncorrect or damaged hardware driverFrequently popped-up error messagesSpyware infectionConstantly system crashesDisordered Task ManagerInvalid, corrupt or obsolete Windows registry entriesSerious Malware AttacksDamaged Windows Registry Files caused by this error