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  1. Paulboyle333

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    I was wondering if I can get some advice about my Asus ZenFone max (zc550kl).
    It was stolen and I got it returned a day later, it will not recognize any sim card in either slot, later found out this was due to the IMEI numbers being set as Null/Unknown.

    There was also no sound from the phone, from the speaker or headfone jack so I assume it to be a software problem. I re flashed the phone as best as I could and nothing changed, after I did re flash it I could not drag anything onto the phone or download a file from any browsers.

    There seemed to be a problem when trying to install the drivers for it also. Is there any advice on here on what I could try now or am I better selling the thing for parts?
    Many thanks
     

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    Sounds like whoever took it tried to flash something and messed it up.
     
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    That's what I was thinking, is it beyond repair at this stage or try rooting and resetting the original IMEI numbers, sounds like the sound problem along with the rest might be an issue, maybe parts is the way to go..
     
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    Seems like line a lot of work. I'd probably go the parts route.
     

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