Fetching Mobile Operator Name in Windows 7.1 Phone [Mango]

In this quick post I will show you,

How to fetch Mobile operator name in Windows 7 Phone?

Design the page

In content Grid, I have put a button. On click event of button, in message box we will display Mobile Operator Name


Write Code Behind

Add Namespace


On the click event of Button we will fetch operator name. Operator name can be fetched


Using calling CellularMobileOperator() function on DeviceNetworkInformation. After fetching , you can use it as string.

For your reference source code is as below,


using System.Windows;
using Microsoft.Phone.Controls;
using Microsoft.Phone.Net.NetworkInformation;

namespace MobileOperatorName
    public partial class MainPage : PhoneApplicationPage

        public MainPage()
            btnMobileOpeartor.Click += new RoutedEventHandler(btnMobileOpeartor_Click);

        void btnMobileOpeartor_Click(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
            string operatorName = "Mobile Opeartor : ";
            operatorName = operatorName + DeviceNetworkInformation.CellularMobileOperator.ToString();


Running the Application

Press F5 to run the application.


I hope this post was useful. Thanks for reading Smile