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How to Repair IMEI iPhone with Software

Each and every phone that you buy has a unique number called IMEI. It stands for International Mobile Equipment Identity and it uniquely identifies your phone globally. Even your iPhone has an IMEI number for it which can be found on its package and can also be viewed by dialing *#06# from your iPhone's dialpad. Sometimes, the IMEI number gets issues and needs to be fixed and that is when you are required to learn how to repair IMEI iPhone via software.

Each and every phone that you buy has a unique number called IMEI. It stands for International Mobile Equipment Identity and it uniquely identifies your phone globally. Even your iPhone has an IMEI number for it which can be found on its package and can also be viewed by dialing *#06# from your iPhone's dialpad. Sometimes, the IMEI number gets issues and needs to be fixed and that is when you are required to learn how to repair IMEI iPhone via software.

The following guide should tell you how you can repair the IMEI number on your iPhone using a software. It also teaches how you can check if your IMEI number has been blacklisted and what you can do about it. So without further ado, let's jump onto the guide.

Part 1. Repair IMEI iPhone with Tenorshare ReiBoot

If you have software issues with your IMEI iPhone, you are recommended to try Tenorshare ReiBoot. It has helped hundreds of iPhone users fix various kind of issues on their iPhones and it can help you fix your IMEI iPhone issue as well. It is loaded with tons of fixes that can be applied to your iPhone in a few clicks.

1. What Tenorshare ReiBoot Can Repair?

repair reiboot

Now that you know a little bit about the software, you may want to know what it can repair for you. Well, the list is quite long, however, it is given below for your reference. If you are facing any of the issues mentioned below, ReiBoot is all that you need to get around the issue on your device.

  • Apple logo - if your iPhone is stuck at the screen where it only shows the Apple logo, the software can fix the issue for you.
  • Black screen - if your iPhone has gone all black screen and it refuses to turn on, the software will fix it for you.
  • Frozen screen - if your iPhone has got frozen and is not responding to your interactions, use the software to fix the issue.
  • Recovery mode - iPhones can sometimes get stuck in the recovery mode and ReiBoot should let you get out of it.
  • White screen - just like blue screen on Windows, iPhones get white screen when they are unable to perform certain operations. The software fixes this issue as well.
  • Disabled iPhone - if your iPhone shows a message that says your device is disabled, you don't need the iTunes app as ReiBoot can fix the issue for you.
  • Headphone mode - sometimes even after removing headphones, the iPhone shows you are still in headphone mode. ReiBoot should fix that for you.
  • Stuck update - often the iOS updates get stuck and ReiBoot helps fix those stuck issues on your iPhone.
  • Boot loop - your iPhone is prone to getting into a loop mode but ReiBoot should resolve that as well for you.
  • Blue screen - if you ever find your iPhone in blue screen, reach out to ReiBoot and it will let you fix the issue on your device.

2. How to Use Tenorshare ReiBoot to Repair IMEI iPhone

Coming back to your issue, ReiBoot is able to fix the IMEI issue you have on your iPhone in a few clicks. Its feature called fix all lets you fix almost all kind of issues on your iOS based device in one go and the following should teach you how to do it.

Step 1: Download and run the software on your computer. Connect your iPhone with the IMEI issue to your computer using a suitable cable and click on Repair Operating System in the software.

enter recovery mode

Step 2: On the following screen, click on the button that says Start Repair. You will be asked to download a firmware package. Click on the Download button to do so.

download firmware

Step 3: When the software has downloaded a firmware for your device, it will start repairing your device. As you can see, it's pretty easy to fix an iPhone with IMEI issue using the ReiBoot software.

repairing

Part 2. Repair Invalid/Blacklisted IMEI iPhone with Software

If your iPhone's IMEI number has gone invalid or has been blacklisted, you may first want to check it on the online IMEI database to see if that is indeed the case. The following is how you do it.

1. Check IMEI Number with IMEI Blacklist Checker tool

There are a number of websites that let you check if your IMEI number has been blacklisted. We use one of those websites to demonstrate the procedure for you.

check imei blacklist

Open a web browser on your computer and head over to the IMEI Info website. Enter in your iPhone's IMEI number and click on Check. On the screen that follows, click on Phone Blacklist and you will be able to know if your IMEI is indeed blacklisted.

2. How to Repair Invalid/Blacklisted IMEI iPhone

If you found that your iPhone's IMEI has indeed been blacklisted, the following is what you can do about it.

Ask the Seller for a Refund

If you have bought your iPhone from a genuine seller, they should be able to issue you a refund or a replacement. Most trusted websites will happily do it for you, however, if you have bought the phone from a not so genuine seller, they may or may not issue you a refund and/or replacement.

Put in an IMEI Clean Request

In some events, it is possible to get your IMEI number cleaned. To do that, you need to put in a request to your carrier letting them know your exact situation. They might be able to whitelist your IMEI number.

Use as an Entertainment System

If the above two solutions don't work for you, you can use the phone as an entertainment device for yourself. It can still play media and games for you.

Conclusion

We hope the above guide has been successful in teaching how to repair IMEI iPhone via software. There are many ways to fix the IMEI issue including using ReiBoot and you should definitely have success with at least one method in the above guide.

Updated on / Posted by Syese Habo to iPhone Fix Follow @Syese Habo

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