If you are one of the people who are awaiting the Aadhar Card at your door step you can also download your e-Aadhar Card. This way you can skip the long wait time. First, you need to check your Aadhar Card status with your name. In case your Aadhar Card is generated you may easily download and also print your Aadhar Card. We are helping out by writing a complete and detailed guide which may help you to download the E-Aadhar card.
Aadhar Card Download
Below are the steps given to download the Aadhar Card. In order to print your e-Aadhar Card, then you will have to finish reading the whole article.
Note: Keep your enrollment number ready to be able to download Aadhar Card. If you do not have it or you have lost it you still do not have to worry as you can even generate the enrollment number online itself.
How to find the Lost Enrollment Number
Visit the website https://resident.uidai.net.in/find-uid-eid
Select the option, “Aadhaar No (UID)” OR “Enrolment No (EID)”.
Under the space “You want to receive your lost:”
Go ahead and type in your full name and email as well as your registered number
Here enter the security code which is displayed and click on “Get OTP” button
You will receive the One Time Password (OTP) on your mobile or/and email address
Then enter the same OTP in the box provided where it prompts you to do so.
Click “Verify OTP”
You will then receive a message on your mobile which has your Aadhar number or Enrollment Id whichever you have selected the previous step.
The next simple step is to download your Aadhar Card as you already have your Aadhar Card No. Below are the steps to download Aadhar Card:
How to Download Aadhar Card
Select the option – I have: “Enrollment Id” or “Aadhar” as per your choice.
Now you can either enter your Enrollment number or your Aadhar number with the details like Name, Security Text, Pin code, and mobile number.
Once again click on get OTP.
Once you have received the message to your mobile with your onetime password which may also be in your email.
Type in the OTP and click on “Validate and Download”
Wait for the download for E-Aadhaar card. When you try to open the file,
It shows as password protected file. Then you have to enter ZIP CODE / PIN CODE,
Once E-Aadhaar card is downloaded you can print the same.
How to Print E-Aadhar Card:
After opening the PDF file in Acrobat Reader, give a print command. In case there is no printer around you can also copy the PDF in a pen-drive. You can then visit a nearby printer asking the person to help you with the printout. Here we discussed all the necessary steps required for downloading the e- Aadhar Card online. In case you have any further questions regarding this issue like how to print Aadhar Card and /or how to download Aadhar Card you may feel free to comment below.