How to Download Aadhaar Card Copy Online

What happens when you lose your Aadhaar Card or you don’t receive your Aadhaar Card Copy through Post?

Yes there is a way with which you can get your Aadhaar Card, the problem might be numerous but in few clicks you can download your Aadhaar Card Copy Online. So below are the steps which will help you in downloading your Aadhaar Card Copy Online in an ease.

Things You Should Know Before Downloading Aadhaar Card Copy Online
  • First of all to be able to download your Aadhaar Card you should know your Aadhaar Number or Aadhaar Enrollment Id, and if you don’t have any of these details than you can get to know your Aadhaar Number or Enrolled Number by searching with your name to know the process read how to search Aadhaar Number or Aadhaar Enrollment Number by Name.
  • You should have Adobe Reader Installed on your PC or Laptop to be able to view your e-Aadhaar Card PDF. If you don’t have Adobe Reader installed on your Computer than just download Adobe PDF Reader by clicking here.
So now let’s start with the process on How to Download Aadhaar Card Copy Online.


Steps on How to Download Aadhaar Card Copy Online

Download e-Aadhaar Card
  • Once you are on the e-Aadhaar Download Page you will have to enter your personal details but before entering details asked in the form, just select I have Enrollment Id or Aadhaar (whichever number you have available with your just select from any one).
  • In the below field just enter the Enrolment Number or Aadhaar Number, followed by full name, pin code, solve the image by typing the same in the below text field, and click on Get One Time Password.
Download Aadhaar OTP
  • Once you click on get one time password you will receive a prompt saying your one time password would be send to your registered mobile number i.e.XXXXXX54 (So if you have access to this mobile number please press confirm button else press cancel button and use EID to download e-Aadhaar Letter).
  • Once you click on confirm button you will instantly receive the OTP on your registered mobile number, just enter the OTP in enter OTP field and click on Validate and download.
e-Aadhaar OTP
  • Once you click validate and download you will be able to download your e-Aadhaar Card PDF Copy.
  • Once the e-Aadhaar Card Copy gets downloaded on your computer just open it via Adobe Reader, once it opens up you will be asked to enter password. The password which you will have to enter to open your e-Aadhaar PDF is your address postal code pin.
  • And once you enter it you will able to view your e-Aadhaar Card Copy.

Things you will have to do After Downloading Aadhaar Card Copy Online
That’s it, this is how easily you can get your Aadhaar Card PDF Copy Downloaded Online.

Also Read: Update your Aadhaar Card Online Without Post

How to Update your Aadhaar Card Online Without Post

Now UIDAI allows you to update or correct your Aadhaar Card without sending your documents through post. So how the process works on How to update your Aadhaar Card Online without Post you will get to know by following below step by step procedure on How to update your Aadhaar Card Online without Post.

To update your Aadhaar Card Online without Post you will have to keep ready your scanned copies of documents like ID proof and address proof ready on your computer. And also keep the registered mobile number accessible so that you can receive the Aadhaar OTP for Aadhaar Data Update request. So now let’s begin with the process on How to update your Aadhaar Card Online without Post.

Steps on How to update your Aadhaar Card Online without Post

Just open any of your favorite web browser on your computer and visit the Aadhaar Card Online Data Update site by clicking here.

Step 1 Login with Aadhaar
  • The Aadhaar Update Page Website will ask you to enter your Aadhaar Number to login, just enter your Aadhaar Number and fill the Text Verification as displayed on the image in the below text field. And hit on Send OTP.
Enter your Aadhaar Number
  • Once you click on Send OTP it will navigate to next page where you will have to enter the OTP (One Time Password) which you have received on your registered mobile number and click on login button.
Update Aadhaar OTP

Step 2 Data Update Request
  • On data update request page you will have to select the fields which you want to update or correct like Name, Gender, DOB (Date of Birth), Address, Mobile Number and Email ID.
Aadhaar Data Update Fields
  • Once you select the fields which you want to correct or update just click on submit button.
Enter Data for Aadhaar Update
  • On next page you will have to enter the data for update, submit your details in the form below. Ensure that your information is translated correctly in the local language. The English spellings in the local language boxes may be modified to get the local language spelling correctly. 
Review Aadhaar Data Update
  • Just enter the details correctly and click on submit update request. On next page you will get to Review Update, just review it carefully accept by clicking on  I confirm that I have read the instructions carefully and the information provided by me to the UIDAI and the information contained herein is true, correct and accurate and click on proceed button.

Step 3 Documents Upload
  • You will have to upload the documents for Update Request Confirmation as your request requires upload of a valid and self-attested document proof. Maximum Size: 2 MB File types supported: .jpg, .pdf, .tiff, .jpeg, .png. (Upload original scan copies, else your update request will be rejected. Upload only the valid documents as per the list of valid documents to avoid update request from rejection).
Update Request Confirmation and Document Upload
  • Upload any of the documents like Passport, Bank Statement Passbook, Post Office Account Statement Passbook, Ration Card, Voting Card, Driving License, Government Photo ID Card, Electricity Bill not older than 3 months, Water Bill not older than 3 months, Telephone Landline Bill not older than 3 months, Property tax Receipt not older than 3 months, Credit Card Statement not older than 3 months, Insurance Policy, Signed Letter having photo from bank on letter head, signed letter having photo issued by registered company on letterhead, signed letter having photo issued by educational instruction on letterhead, NREGA Job Card, Arms License, Pensioner Card, and Freedom Fighter Card.
  • Once you upload just click on submit button.

Step 4 BPO Service Provider Selection
  • On next page you will have to select BPO Service Provider Selection, select any of the BPO Service Provider which has good average request processing time and click on submit button.
BPO Service Provider Selection
  • That’s it on clicking submit button you will get message your update request has been successfully submitted and it will provide you your update request number (URN). You can print the update request form or you can download the file and keep a copy on your computer storage or smartphone to future reference.
Aadhaar Data Update Request
That’s it this is how easily you can now update you Aadhaar Card if you found any mistakes on your Aadhaar Card.

Also Check: Aadhaar Mobile App

How to Contact UIDAI Aadhaar Grievance Centre

If you want to get in touch with UIDAI Aadhaar Grievance than Following are the requirements to contact the grievance centre:
  • The users of this system are expected to be residents, registrars and enrolment agencies.
  • Any resident seeking enrolment is given a printed acknowledgement form with an Enrolment Number, that enables the resident to make queries about her/his enrolment status through any communication channel of the contact centre.
Call UIDAI Aadhaar Grievance Center Toll Free Number: 1947
OR

Email UIDAI Aadhaar Grievance Center: help@uidai.gov.in
OR

You can even file a complaint Online by filling the form by visiting https://resident.uidai.net.in/file-complaint

File Complaint Aadhaar Grievance Centre

Once registering your complaint you can check the status of your filed complaint by visiting https://resident.uidai.net.in/complaint-status

Aadhaar Complaint Status

Aadhaar Card Gets Statutory Status

On 29th March 2016 Government of India announced that Aadhaar Card will be accorded statutory status to ensure that benefits of the government subsidies directly reach the needy. And by this statement Aadhaar Card have gained a legal foundation.

While Presenting the Union Budget of 2016-17 on 29th March 2016, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stated, “Additionally, as I will elaborate later, we will undertake significant reform including enactment of a law to ensure all government benefits are conferred to people who deserve it by giving a statutory backing to the Aadhaar platform.”

By giving Aadhaar Card the statutory status it will create the circumstances to enable the way for expanding Aadhaar's use for a range of developmental purposes. This indicates that all benefits like subsidies or services funded from the consolidated fund of India will be through Aadhaar platform.

Till date over 98 crore residents have been issued with Aadhaar Card Number. Per day average of 26 lakh biometric and over 1.5 lakh e-KYC transactions are made. Aadhaar numbers have also been seeded in 11.19 crore DBTL accounts out of total 16.5 crore DBTL beneficiaries.

Download www.uidai.gov.in Aadhaar App






How to check whether Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account

Now Aadhaar Portal offers freedom to its residents to check whether their Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account. This feature have proved very important to residents as they are easily able to check if Aadhaar is linked to bank account by using Check your Aadhaar Linking Status with Bank from Online Aadhaar Portal without visiting bank to confirm if their Aadhaar Number have been successfully linked to their bank account or not.

So below is the procedure on How to check whether Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account.

How to check whether Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account Online [Check Aadhaar Linking Status with Bank]


  • Just visit Check Aadhaar Linking Status with Bank page by clicking here.
Check Aadhaar Linking Status
  • Once you are on the page Check Aadhaar Linking Status with Bank, enter UID Number or Aadhaar Number below you will find security code in the image just reenter it in the textbox provided and click on Verify button.
Check Aadhaar Linking Status with Bank
  • On clicking verify button if your Aadhaar Number is linked with bank it will show your Aadhaar Number is linked with Bank and if it is not linked with any bank it will show “Your aadhaar is not linked to a bank”.
Note: Aadhaar Linking status is fetched from NPCI Server. Under any circumstance, UIDAI shall not be responsible or liable for the correctness of the displayed status. Further, UIDAI is not storing any information fetched from NPCI server.

How to check whether Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account through Mobile [Check Aadhaar Linking Status with Bank]


Alternatively without internet you can also check whether Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account through Mobile free of cost. So what is the procedure to check if Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account through Mobile by dialing USSD code you will know it by following below procedure.
  • From your mobile just dial *99*99*#.
heck whether Aadhaar Number is linked to Bank Account through Mobile
  • It will ask you to “Please enter your 12 digit Aadhaar Number” Enter your Aadhaar Number and tap on Send Button.
Please enter your 12 digit Aadhaar Number
  • Again in next screen it will ask you to confirm your Aadhaar Number so to confirm you will have to enter 1 and tap on send button.
Confirm your Aadhaar Number
Aadhaar Number Linking with Bank Status
  • In next screen you will get to know whether your Aadhaar Number is linked to bank account or not, if your Aadhaar Number is linked with bank account it will show you that Aadhaar Number is linked with Bank Account and if your Aadhaar Number is not linked with any bank it will show “Sorry, the Aadhaar Number you have entered is not linked with any bank”.

Also Read: Linking Aadhaar Card with SBI Bank Account Online

Aadhaar Mobile App Released – Install Aadhaar Mobile App now on your Smartphones or Tablets

Official Aadhaar Mobile App has been released to help residents to easily download their Aadhaar details on their smartphone or tablet. Aadhaar Mobile App carries residents’ Aadhaar number and demographics data viz. Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Address and Photograph on mobile phone.

Aadhaar Mobile App

This Aadhaar Mobile App Supports wide range of Android Smartphones and Tablets from Android Honeycomb 3.0 to recent Android Update.

When you try to search for Aadhaar Mobile App on Playstore you will find many unofficial apps of Aadhaar but the Official Aadhaar App can be downloaded from below download link.

Below screenshot of Aadhaar App on Playstore and may be used to distinguish the Aadhaar Mobile app from other Aadhaar related  apps already available on the Google Play Store.

Also Read: Portal to help Check Fake Aadhaar Cards

How to Verify Aadhaar Number if it's Genuine or Fake

Aadhaar Card Portal have come with another very essential feature for public named as Aadhaar Verification. Where anyone can could check if the Aadhaar Number Generated for the resident is genuine or fake. With this method any one can easily check or verify Aadhaar Number by visiting the Official Aadhaar Website on their Laptop, Computer, or Smartphone.

Below complete tutorial which with you will get to know How to Verify Aadhaar Number if it’s Genuine or Fake.

[Aadhaar Verification]  - How to Verify Aadhaar Number if it’s genuine or fake
  • Just visit the Aadhaar Verification page on Official Aadhaar Card Portal by clicking here.
Aadhaar Verification
  • Once you are on Aadhaar Verification page, you will find text box where you will have to enter your Aadhaar Number, just enter your 12 digit UID Aadhaar Number fill the security code displayed in the image and click on verify button.
Aadhaar Verification Success
  • If your entered Aadhaar Number is genuine on the next page you will get message Aadhaar number 900XXXXXXXXX exists as well as it will display Age Band, Gender and State.
This is how easily you can verify Aadhaar Number if it’s genuine or fake.

Also read: How to find Aadhaar Number Using Enrollment Number