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New Developer
Posts: 21
Registered: ‎03-09-2009
My Device: Not Specified

Get GSM Cell name

Hi, I want to get the GSM Cell name (approx. location) of the device and don't want to use GPS.I have managed to get CellID using PhoneInfo, but failed to get the cell name or cell description. Can someone guide me on how to do this.
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New Developer
Posts: 21
Registered: ‎03-09-2009
My Device: Not Specified

Re: Get GSM Cell name

Sorry, I used GPRSInfo to get cellID
New Developer
Posts: 21
Registered: ‎03-09-2009
My Device: Not Specified

Re: Get GSM Cell name

Any idea??
BlackBerry Development Advisor
Posts: 15,752
Registered: ‎07-09-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV
My Carrier: Bell

Re: Get GSM Cell name

What BlackBerry Smartphone model and BlackBerry handheld software version are you testing on?  You can find this under Options, About on the BlackBerry Smartphone.

 

Can you elaborate on what is failing?  What line(s) of code are not working?  Is an exception being thrown?  If so, what is it?

Mark Sohm
BlackBerry Development Advisor

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