After doing a factory reset on my Huawei p9 lite because it was missing a lot of features like the calculator, alarm, notes and even Bluetooth. After it asks me to log in my linked google account, I can't type my email because the Gboard doesn't work, it shows up the microphone and it doesn't even want to listen to my voice!

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    How got the device so messed up? Did you managed to get root access and changed the installed system apps?
    – Robert
    Aug 28, 2020 at 8:13
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    I rooted it for 2 years just fine till It got soft-bricked or something similar, but I got it fixed at an official Huawei store where I live for 50$ but I somehow didn't even notice the calc and apps missing until it was too late, I decided to do a factory reset and thought it would fix it, but the keyboard doesn't work, I'm lost on what to do @Robert
    – Antonios
    Aug 28, 2020 at 8:20
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    flash stock ROM. make sure flashing process does not include accidentially re-locking bootloader, keep bootloader unlocked
    – alecxs
    Aug 28, 2020 at 9:54
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    You can try a USB-OTG cable and connect a USB keybaord.
    – acejavelin
    Aug 28, 2020 at 17:44
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    it seems there is official TWRP available for your device (since ~1 week) please try this one instead
    – alecxs
    Aug 28, 2020 at 20:04

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install latest platform-tools
download service ROM according to your phone model
connect usb-cable and enter fastboot mode (Vol Dn + Power)
install usb-drivers
flash the common partitions only

fastboot flash boot boot.img
fastboot flash recovery recovery.img
fastboot flash system system.img
fastboot flash cust cust.img
fastboot flash vendor vendor.img
fastboot flash product product.img
fastboot flash version version.img
fastboot format:ext4 cache
fastboot format:ext4 userdata
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