How to download e-Aadhaar ?

Download Aadhaar

e-Aadhaar is a password protected electronic copy of Aadhaar, which is digitally signed by the competent Authority of UIDAI. As per Aadhaar Act, e-Aadhaar is equally valid like Physical Copy of Aadhaar for all purposes.

e-Aadhaar card is an electronic form of your Aadhaar card. It simply means that anoyne can use their e-Aadhaar for various all kinds of government verifications. Similar to Aadhar card, e aadhar has all the necessary information like biometric data, demographic details, Aadhaar number, photograph, and other individuals’ information including name, date of birth, and sex.

You will have to download your e-aadhar to use your aadhar . Please follow the below steps in order to download the same in easy steps.

Aadhaar Card download from www uidai

gov aadhaar Download link by Aadhaar Number

Have Your Aadhaar Card or Enrolment Number handy.

In case you don’t have your Aadhaar: Keep your enrolment number along with the time and date provided in the acknowledgment slip ready.

Visit UIDAI Website

Go to the official UIDAI website ( https://uidai.gov.in/ ) or click here. and see the section titled My Aadhaar . One of the menu options under this will be ‘Download Aadhaar.’ enter all the required details accurately. This includes the following:

  • Enrolment ID/Aadhaar Number/VID
  • Full name
  • Pin code
  • Security code

Download Aadhaar by using your Aadhaar EID or VID

Request for TOTP / OTP

Once you complete this , please click on ‘Request OTP’.
The OTP will be sent to the registered number wiht UIDAI for your Aadhar card.

Enter OTP


You will receive an OTP within a few seconds. Enter the same into the field provided.

Enter OTP to Download e-Aadhaar Card

Download eAadhaar PDF

To open the e-Aadhaar PDF file, you will need to enter a password. Your password will be the first four letters of your name along with your birth year. Ensure the letters of your name are entered in capitals. For instance, if your name is JAGAT and your birth year is 1989, your password will be JAGA1989.

These are the easy simple steps in order to download your e-aadhaar.

That’s all you need to do to download your e-Aadhaar.

Aadhaar Card Download from Mobile number

You can also get Aadhaar on your mobile number by following as said below .

you need to have a registered mobile number linked with your Aadhaar to complete this successfully.. If you do, simply enter the following details:

  • Enrolment ID
  • Date/Time (dd/mm/yyyy hh:mm:ss)
  • Mobile number
  • Security Code
  • OTP
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Aadhar card Status check online at UIDAI gov in

If you have recently applied for an Aadhaar card and are waiting for delivery of the same, you can get Aadhaar card status by following these steps:

Keep your enrolment slip ready

  1. Log in the official UIDAI website.
  2. look for the option ‘Check Aadhaar Status’ and click on it, the page that will open.
  3. You will be asked for your 14-digit Enrolment ID (EID) number along with the 14-digit time stamp. Enter the same. Ensure the time stamp is entered in this format: dd/mm/yyyy hh:mm:ss as mentioned on your enrolment slip
  4. After submitting this, you will be asked to enter the given security captcha code. Carefully enter the same without any mistakes.
  5. Now click on the ‘Check Status’ button to be provided with the Aadhaar status of your application.

Use this information to digitally access information on your Aadhaar card. Remember to double check entered details before submission to avoid errors.

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Hope this information helped you to download your e-Aadhaar .