Monday, March 6, 2017

How to change IMEI on any Android Smartphone Easily

     What is IMEI NO: IMEI is a short abbreviation of “International Mobile Equipment Identity”. Each and every Smartphone has different IMEI number.
Note – Changing your IMEI number is illegal in many countries. So, try at your own risk. I would request you all to take this tutorial for your knowledge only.

When you lost your IMEI your android will not support for your SIM Card that means you can't make or receive calls, you will not be able to see the Network on your device, this is because of sometimes you trying to Flash Custom ROMs on your Device it can cause you in this trouble.

Today I going to tell you that how to Restore IMEI no in Android Devices, First of all, you need to know that when you could lost your phone's IMEI! How to Verify whether IMEI is working or Lost.   
Here I am going to Explain 4 Methods over here to Get back Your Lost IMEI, you will have to try from these, I am pretty sure that one of them surely works for You.
Method 1:

The 1st method which I am going to tell you, as I found this working as well on a Mediatek SoC, You need a Rooted Device to Get Back your Lost IMEI on Android, 
Just Download This App From Here, and Open it then just Put Your Both, or Single IMEI (Depends on Your Device) and Just Click on Apply New IMEIs, that's it, just Restart Your Device and You will find Your Device is Connected to the Network, I Personally Found this Really helpful and easy. 
Note: In case, You don't know what is root or how to root your phone, You can visit my other Post to learn rooting easily and in very effective way.



Method 2:

Step 1 : Download Mobile Uncle App from play store on your android device.

Step 2: Now, Open the app and select Engineer Mode > Engineer Mode (MTK).
Then, swipe left side to go into Connectivity. In the Connectivity click on the CDS information.
 
CDS Information Screenshot


Step 3: And then Tap on the Radio information.
Radio Information Screenshot

Then you will be able to see Phone 1 and Phone 2 (if you have a Dual Sim Phone)

Step 4: First find your Default IMEI no. This will be on your purchase bill or just remove your phone's battery. You can find it over there and for Dual sim phone, there will be Two IMEI respectively. Just note down them on a Paper or anywhere.

Step 5: Just click on Phone 1 first. then enter the Command as AT +EGMR=1,7,"your first imei" (Put a Space between AT and +, Like AT +EGMR=1,10,"your imei") and then tap on SEND AT COMMAND it will show you that command sent,

IMEI Input Screen

Step 6: Now press back button and Tap on Phone 2 (if you have a Dual Sim phone) and Type AT +EGMR=1,10,"second imei" and tap on send at command.

Now Just Restart you device and enjoy now Sim Card will Display the Network in the status bar.



Method 3:

If not successful with the above methods, just try this, you need a PC for this one. This is the hardest method of all other, so use it with caution!!

Step 1: First download and Install this and this driver and install it on your PC. If you have a windows 8 or above operating system installed then try this tutorial to install those drivers.




Step 2: Download and extract SN Write tool on your computer. After extracting you will be able to see the following files:
SN Writer Tools FIles


Step 3: Now, Open SN Writer.exe
SN Writer Tool Starting


Step 4: Once SN Write Tool is launched, you will be able to see the following screen. Then, Click on the ComPort and select USB VCOM.
SN Writer Tools Operating


Step 5: Now, Click on Target Type and select Smart Phone (only if you want to write IMEI on Smartphone. If you want to write IMEI on FeaturePhone, then select FeaturePhone option). Then, click on System Config Button.
SN Writer Tool Operating


Step 6: Once System Config is launched, Select IMEI, BT Address and Wifi Address in Write Option.
SN Writer Tool Operating


Step 7: If you have Dual SIM device, then select Dual IMEI Option (if you have single SIM device then don't select any option).

SN Writer Tool Operating




Step 8: Now, Under the Database File Option, Add the “MD1_DB” and “AP_DB” (both files comes with the firmware of your device). Now, Click on Save Button.

SN Writer Tool Operating





Step 9: Now, Click on Start Button


Step 10: Now, Under the Scan Data write the IMEI_1 and IMEI_2, Bluetooth Address, Wifi Address and click on OK button.



SN Writer Tool Operating







Step 11: Now, you can connect the phone through USB after switch off the phone and plug out the battery, and it will appear situation as follows.



Step 12: Once, IMEI writing is finished you will be able to see the Green Pass Message