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
"The file prot.exe has not been found.""Cannot find prot.exe""This application failed to start because prot.exe was not found""The file prot.exe is missing""prot.exe Not Found""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ prot.exe"
"uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""Illegal System DLL Relocation""High CPU usage""Windows will not boot due to this process not being found"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constant Blue Screen of Death errorsCorrupt or invalid prot.exeDriver update failurePop-up advertisementsRemove certain files by accidentUnwanted reduction of PC performanceIncompatibility in the hardwareA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsDamaged Java MachineUndesired spyware attacksConstantly popped-up error messagesDecreasingly slow computer speedInvalid Windows RegistryDisk errors and registry errorsLow disk space