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 is missing""Error loading prot.exe""Cannot find file prot.exe""Cannot find \Windows\System32\ prot.exe""This application failed to start because prot.exe was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.""The file prot.exe has not been found."
"High CPU usage""This process prevents Windows from shutting down properly. ""This process tries to connect to microsoft.com""This process error on boot""uses 100% of the CPU when sending email""Windows will not boot due to this process not being found"
prot.exe error can be caused by any of the below possibilities.
Constant Computer freezesInfamous Blue Screen of Death ErrorsConstant Blue Screen of Death errorsRemove certain files by accidentprot.exe processes load failureIncorrectly installed printer drivers or HP Jetadmin driversA mass of empty registry keys, embedded keys, invalid uninstall entries, sound sections, help sections, invalid shortcuts and invalid file extensionsLower and lower CPU usageNon-removal registry filesDeteriorate Windows operating system performanceCorrupt or invalid .cpp file or temp folderDisk errors and registry errorsDriver update failureDamaged or missing dynamic link library filesOther hardware malfunctioning problemsimproper system shutdownMissing, corrupt or incompatible version of fileSurprising number of registry errors, DLL errors, EXE errors and other obscure system errors