Download e-Aadhaar Card by Enrollment ID (EID) & Aadhaar ID (UID)
If you have not received your Aadhaar Card at your home yet, you can download e-Aadhaar Card from eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in website. Downloading e-Aadhaar is completely valid like you receive Aadhaar Card at your Home.
You just need to download it from UIDAI website and get it laminated on simple paper. You do not need to print Aadhaar Card on PVC. UIDAI warns against agencies printing plastic Aadhaar cards.
This article will show you how to download e-Aadhaar card by using Enrollment ID (EID) and Aadhaar Number (UID).
How to Download e-Aadhaar Card?
First you need to ensure that your Aadhaar card is generated. If you are not sure, you can check your Aadhaar Card Status by Name or Enrollment No. from here. Once you checked the status, you can follow below step by step guide to download your e-Aadhaar Card online.
Note: You need 'Adobe Reader' to open & view e-Aadhaar.
Step-1: Visit uidai.gov.in website and click on Download Aadhaar link under Aadhaar Online Services as per below snapshot or You can directly click on this link to visit directly Download Aadhaar page.
Step-2: Select 'Enrollment ID' option and fill your Enrollment ID, Full Name, PIN Code, Security Image and Mobile Number. Click on 'Get One Time Password', OTP would be sent to your registered mobile number. Enter OTP in the step-2 and click on 'Validate & Download' button to download your e-Aadhaar Card.
Same way if you have your Aadhaar Number and want to re-download your Aadhaar copy, Select 'Aadhaar' option and fill your Aadhaar Number, Full Name, PIN Code, Security Image and Mobile Number. Click on 'Get One Time Password', OTP would be sent to your registered mobile number. Enter OTP in the step-2 and click on 'Validate & Download' button to download your e-Aadhaar Card.
Step-3: After downloading e-Aadhaar Card online, If you see 'validity unknown' icon on your e-Aadhaar, then click here to follow instructions to validate your e-Aadhaar.
Please use your postal code as password to open the e-Aadhaar pdf file.
Conclusion: You can download your e-Aadhaar Card online either by Enrollment ID (EID) or Aadhaar Number (UID). If you still have any confusion, do write in comment section and also don't forget to share this article with your loved ones.
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