Aadhar Card Download – Online By UID Number

Aadhar card download – The following guide will let you know how to download aadhar card online. We Will cover the in-depth information on this topic and all the details for the users like you.

The article may be long, but we make sure to understand it properly for all the users who have aadhar card.

At the end of this section, we write the most frequent asked questions on this topic.

If you have any doubts don’t hesitate to comment here. Our team will have responded to all your requests asap.


  • This is just to let you know that, if your mobile number is not registered with your aadhar card, you can’t able to download aadhar card online.
  • However, there are other alternative ways to get your UIDAI card through online which we shared below. Just enter into the procedure.

Download Aadhar Card Online

In order to download aadhar card, as we shared above your mobile number must be registered with the aadhaar card. If your mobile number is already registered with us.

You can check out the procedure below. In case if you encounter any problems while downloading the aadhar card you can leave a comment here at the end of the post.

Step – 1

In the process of step – 1, you have to visit the official website first.

The official website of aadhar card download was first launched on 2013 to help the users to get them the e-aadhar card online.

  1. Here is the official link – Link here for aadhar card download

Step – 2

Once you visited the official link to download aadhar card – All you have to do is enter the details which were shown on the screen.

Officially, it has two options:

On the top of the screen: You are accessing two options.

  • Either Via Enrollment Id
  • Either Aadhar Card Number

Usually, most of the users will think that they can download aadhar card with only UID number – check how to find UID number

But, you can even aadhar card download with the enrollment Id if you were applied just now.

EID number consists of 14 Digit unique number.

This EID number will be allocated to the users who applied for aadhaar card. The UIDAI staff will hand over the acknowledgment slip.

On top of the acknowledgment slip, a 14 digit unique number will be displayed. You can use that number to track the status and even access the aadhaar card download page.

Step – 3

As you know the aadhar card number consists of 12 digits unique number which will helpful for to download the UID card.

Just enter any one of those numbers which are shown on the screen.

Followed by you need to enter this details also:

  • Full Name ( The Name which is present in UIDAI card or Acknowledgment slip )
  • Pin Code
  • Enter Captcha
  • Your Mobile Number

This is how you receive the OTP password, just click on confirm.

Once you entered your mobile number: You will receive an OTP – One-time password. UIDAI is encrypted with your mobile number for security reasons.

After you entered the mobile number. You can access the aadhar card download page online.

Step – 4: Unlock The Document

After your aadhaar card downloaded – It is again locked with a password.

  • The password is your – Pincode

For, example if you were from Hyderabad, Hitech City – just enter 500081 as a pin code to view the PDF file.

That’s it – How simple It was right. Below we do cover most common problems that most of the people will do face while downloading the UIDAI card online.

Open Downloaded Aadhar Card Online

Once you downloaded the aadhar card and entered the Pincode, but if you were unable to view it.

In this case, you laptop/system don’t have an Adobe software installed in it. Below we share a link to update or to install the Adobe:

  • Link here: Download the Latest Adobe Software to open the downloaded UID card.

Check out that link and install the Adobe software. Once you installed the software, run the software on your system.

Now, all your PDF files will successfully open on your system.

Download Aadhaar – Validity Unknown

If your e -aadhaar card shows as validity unknown: Then follow the below steps along with the video.

  1. After opening the document ” Just right click on Validity Unknown Icon ” in order to validate the signature.

2. After click on that, a new popup window will open ( status window ) just click on ” Signature Properties “.

3. Now, the next step is to click on show certificate.

4. Verify that there is a certification path named ‘NIC sub-CA for NIC 2011, National Informatics Center’. This identifies ‘NIC sub-CA for NIC 2011, National Informatics Center’ as the owner of the digital certificate that has been used when signing the document.

5. Mark the certification path named ‘NIC sub-CA for NIC 2011, National Informatics Center’, click the ‘Trust’ tab and then ‘Add to Trusted Identities’.

6. Now click on ” OK ” for security question answers.

7. Check(✓) the field for ‘Use this certificate as a trusted root’ and click ‘OK’ twice to close this and the next window.

8. Click ‘Validate Signature’ to execute the validation.

Note: – Once ‘NIC sub-CA for NIC 2011, National Informatics Center’ has been as a Trusted Identity, any subsequent documents with digital signatures from CCA will be validated automatically when opened.

That’s how you can validate the signature from your end.

Here is the video for you: This is the official vide0 which has been shared on the official website. If you still have any problems you can leave a comment here at the end of the post. Maybe we can help you out related to any query.

Video For Validation Error:

If your mobile number is not linked to the aadhar card. Then here is the complete guide for you on how to enroll your mobile number to UID card.

Note: you can’t able to update your mobile number through online. The only option for you is to contact the nearest enrollment office to update your aadhaar card.

If you have no idea where your enrollment office is located then no need to worry:

The UIDAI portal launched a new web search portal where users can easily search both temporary and permanent aadhar card service offices.

such that they can easily process aadhar card download page.

  • Here is the link: Check out here

After all that enter the details as shown on the screen – like as follows:

  • Select State
  • District
  • Locality or Area

If you want to visit only permanent centers. Then click on only permanent centers.

After all, it automatically displays the information, where users can able to view the address of the office location, mobile number.

 And, also opening and closing timings of the office.

  • Contact the office, no need for any documents – Just ask them to add your mobile number. Fill out an application form and submit the application form.

Within a minute, your mobile number is successfully added to your aadhar UIDAI card online.

Now, you can access to download your aadhaar card online.

Note: If your mobile number is not updated at a time, and you received an acknowledgment slip for that.

Note down the URN number on top of that acknowledgment slip. The URN represent as:

Update request number – with the help of that number you can track the status of the application form.

If you have any problems, just leave a comment here.

Verify Email/Mobile Number

With the help of the online portal, you can now verify whether your mobile number is registered or not. You can even check out the whether your Email Id is registered of not.

Here is the step by step process for you:

First visit the official link here: Link here

After all, that, enter the details which were shown on the screen as like:

  • Enter UID number
  • Enter Email Id
  • Enter Mobile Number
  • Enter Security Code

Once you entered those details, click on ” Get OTP “.

If you receive the OTP. Your UIDAI card is successfully linked up with the aadhaar card.

If you didn’t receive the OTP, you need to track the updated aadhar status via URN number or contact the nearest enrolment office which we have shared above.

GET UID Number Online

There are numerous benefits if your mobile number is registered with UID.

If you forgot your UID number, then you can easily get it to your mobile via an online portal. Want to know how it works? Just follow our guide below: – aadhar download

 As usual, you need to visit the official link here: Link here

Then after, enter the acknowledgment number. The acknowledgment slip contains two formats of numbers:

  • 14 Digit unique number/Divided into three sections.
  • Date and Time.

Just enter those details, and verified the OTP – upon confirmation, you will receive your UID number to your mobile phone. Further, by, you can use that number where ever you want.

Hope you understand. Want to know more information on this topic about download aadhar Uidai card? Just subscribe to us or leave a comment here.

Most Frequent Asked Questions About Aadhaar Download

Here we covered most frequently asked questions which we received through the contact us form.

Q. My Mobile is registered with UIDAI, but I’m not receiving the OTP to my mobile number?

A: The problem may be from UIDAI side, sometimes due to over traffic to their website the server won’t respond. In that case, do wait for some time and try again.

Q. Is there any possible way for aadhar card download without logging into the Official E aadhar card website?

A: You have the only option for download aadhar card – is to contact the nearest enrollment office. Printing of aadhar card will be done by them. All you need to do is to hand over the aadhar number to them.

Q. My mobile number is not registered with UIDAI? Is there any possibility for aadhar card download?

A: Nope! Currently! There is no way to download aadhar without OTP verification. UIDAI database is secured with the OTP verification. The only alternative way to download aadhaar is to contact the enrolling office nearby your location. Below we cover how to find enroll office.

Here is the official website to find the UIDAI office – Just check out here.

You have three options to choose to fill out the search fields:

  • Choose Pincode
  • Choose State
  • Choose City Name

Also. do choose the Permanent centers – Permanent aadhar centers.

Then after do click on search. You will find the complete contact details of those particular offices. Just contact them and print aadhar card.

Q. What was the password to enter after download the aadhar UID card online?

A: As we said earlier, your password is your pin code. For example – if your proper is X location and enrolled your aadhar card on that particular location. No matter where you temporary settled down, your pin code is still your location pin code only.

 Q. Can I print my aadhar card PVC?

A: It’s all up to you, but Unique Identification Authority of India had never announced that PVC aadhar is mandatory. Is all up to you – either you can opt for normal paper aadhar type or plastic or PVC as you wish.

Q. I would like to make UIDAI correction changes online?

A: Yes you can. But your mobile number must be registered with the UIDAI online. If your mobile number is already registered with UIDAI then you can check out our guide here – UIDAI update. If your mobile number is not registered Aadhar card, then you need to contact the office for updating of mobile number.

Q. I just updated my UID details online on aadhar self-update portal? And, also received the URN number? What is URN?

A: URN – Update request number. With the help of the URN number, you can track the status of the UIDAI correction or update changes online. Here we cover the complete guide on this topic to check URN status online here.

If you any doubts related to aadhar card download then just do leave a comment here at the end of the post. We do help you out.

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