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Default [HELP] Soft-bricked i9505 Snapdragon

Alright, fellow S4 owners.

My stupidity has caused some serious issues.

I have the GT-i9505, everything was going great. Had Jamal's Nexus ROM on there, went to flash another ROM. BAM, first mistake. Didn't make a backup (Yes, I know about my signature).
Second mistake, wiped everything including firmware. I'm currently downloading UK firmware which was originally on the phone, however I'm not even quite sure I have the correct region code for this one as it is unbranded.
Tried connecting to Kies, said something along the lines of "Device does not support initialising".

All I have right now is the download screen, just going down the list:
ODIN MODE
Product Name: GT-I9505
Current Binary: Custom
System Status: Custom
Knox Kernel Lock: 0x0
Knox Warranty Void: 0x1
CSB-CONFIG-LSB: 0x30
Write Protection: Enable

The big message says: Firmware upgrade encountered an issue. Please select recovery mode in Kies & try again.

Any help would be appreciated.
Current Device: Samsung Galaxy Note II (AT&T Variant on StraightTalk)
Current ROM: Rooted Stock ROM/Kernel
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Just flash any latest stock firmware in Odin and you'll be up and running again mate.

You can find firmware on Sammobile
BTU is unbranded UK firmware I believe.

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Well, I'm certainly hoping. I have been downloading the firmware for about 3 hours now. Damn you Terafile.

EDIT: Alright, got the S4 back up and running, however I downloaded UK firmware, but I don't believe it's the BTU as suggested. Are there any immediate side effects of this?
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Well, I'm certainly hoping. I have been downloading the firmware for about 3 hours now. Damn you Terafile.

EDIT: Alright, got the S4 back up and running, however I downloaded UK firmware, but I don't believe it's the BTU as suggested. Are there any immediate side effects of this?
- This is latest BTU for u phone: HERE
- When u finish of flash with ODIN u can root it
- Conect it to KIES 3, maybe it will tell ya u have the latest firmware installed. If no take a look close the word CSC and btw () u will have ur phone code

- If u need change it:
- Make a SD Internal Backup
- For change CSC only download this program HERE.
- If works, enjoy it

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