Last updated on 6/16/2017
How to fix/repair/solve drive not accessible the semaphore timeout period has expired error 0x80070079 on external usb hd/flash drive/sd card without losing data in Windows 10/8/7/xp/vista while you are trying to copy/use/access inaccessible raw/corrupted/not formatted external hd/pen drive/memory card? How to recover data after receiving Windows 7/8/10 error 0x80070079: the semaphore timeout period has expired?
Answer: The external usb hd/stick/sd memory card semaphore timeout issues happen to people because of corrupted/failed hard drive, hard drive bad sector and outdated/damaged network/network adaptor. So, in case of causing any data loss while fixing/solving hard drive/memory card error the semaphore timeout period has expired, firstly free download iCare Data Recovery Pro free edition to recover data from inaccessible external drive/usb stick/micro sd memory card.
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Windows 7/8/10 says/reports "drive is inaccessible the semaphore timeout period has expired" when you are trying to access/read/copy external hd/usb flash drive/cf/sd memory card? Have no idea of such error 0x80070079 semaphore timeout problems, but, really need to recover hard drive/memory card files and fix/remove such sd/hard drive semaphore timeout period expired error? OK! Free data recovery software called iCare Recovery Pro is able to recover inaccessible files from external hdd/pen drive/memory card with sepmaphore timeout error. As a comprehensive file recovery tool, it also helps recover data from raw file system memory card/hard drive, rescue files from usb flash drive/hd/cf memory card after accidental format and more.
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In fact, there are many the reasons behind the related error message the semaphore timeout period has expired, including hard drive/sd memory card corruption/failure, external drive/usb flash drive bad sectors, outdated computer drivers and damaged network/network adaptor and more. So, go fix/repair semaphore timeout error as below:
1).Update computer drivers
When computer drivers are outdated, the connected usb hd/pen drive/sd memory card will not be recognized by Windows computer, which leads to semaphore timeout issues.
2).Update network or network adaptor
Slow or damaged network/network adaptor will also affect the data transformation and cause such semaphore timeout period expired problems.
3). Check and fix hard drive/memory card with chkdsk
When hard drive/memory card/flash drive is corrupted/failed or gets bad sectors, the related inaccessible issues also occur. Hence, also run chkdsk to check and fix your hard drive/memory card.
==>Also read more about how to run chkdsk
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While there are some problems with your connected external usb hard disk/flash drive/sd/xd/cf memory card and network/network adaptor, your hard drive/memory card data copying/transferring often will not be completed smoothly. And then, an Windows error 0x80070079 semaphore timeout error message will be given.