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Someone in your situation wants to send an I-102 to request a copy of the I-94. See HERE and HERE. It is very simple, and it would provide an I-94 even if you were not issued one when you came here. You may wish to delay the I-130/I-485 application bundle until you receive the I-94 so you can complete the paperwork perfectly.
If you have already tried the I-102 and it did not work, reply and let me know (and tell me what happened exactly and why it did not work, please).
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