Failed to connect to ESP8266: Timed out waiting for packet header

Arduino: 1.8.11 (Windows 10), Board: “Generic ESP8266 Module, 80 MHz, Flash, Legacy (new can return nullptr), All SSL ciphers (most compatible), dtr (aka nodemcu), 26 MHz, 40MHz, DOUT (compatible), 1MB (FS:64KB OTA:~470KB), 2, nonos-sdk 2.2.1+100 (190703), v2 Lower Memory, Disabled, None, Only Sketch, 115200”

DATA : 1252
esptool.py v2.8
Serial port COM3
Connecting……____Traceback (most recent call last):
File “C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Arduino15\packages\esp8266\hardware\esp8266\2.6.3/tools/upload.py”, line 65, in
esptool.main(cmdline)
File “C:/Users/Administrator/AppData/Local/Arduino15/packages/esp8266/hardware/esp8266/2.6.3/tools/esptool\esptool.py”, line 2890, in main
esp.connect(args.before)
File “C:/Users/Administrator/AppData/Local/Arduino15/packages/esp8266/hardware/esp8266/2.6.3/tools/esptool\esptool.py”, line 483, in connect
raise FatalError(‘Failed to connect to %s: %s’ % (self.CHIP_NAME, last_error))
esptool.FatalError: Failed to connect to ESP8266: Timed out waiting for packet header
esptool.FatalError: Failed to connect to ESP8266: Timed out waiting for packet header

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