Today we will know the steps for Aadhaar Card download by mobile number. By following the steps given in this tutorial, you will be able to get your Aadhaar Card soft copy for free and if your would like to download masked Aadhaar Card then you will also be able to do so.
Aadhaar is a unique identification number issued by government of India. Anyone (Indian citizen) can visit nearest Aadhaar Enrollment Centre to get a new Aadhaar card or to get a new copy of Aadhaar; if it gets lost.
Also, you can visit official website of Aadhaar card, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), for e Aadhar card download in PDF format. Furthermore, one can also request duplicate Aadhaar Print by paying ₹50 fee.
Apart from that, on UIDAI portal, you can also change your email, mobile number, and gender online without visiting your nearest Aadhaar centre. Today, in this post, I’ll show you how to Aadhaar card download by mobile number or download masked Aadhaar.
One can request masked Aadhaar, which shows your name, photo, address, and virtual ID and hides your Aadhaar Card number, for verification purpose.
Aadhaar card download with Aadhaar number is possible if you’ve linked your mobile number with your card. If you have not linked your mobile number with your Aadhaar card but you’ve your enrollment ID, that you received at the time of Aadhaar enrollment, then you can also download Aadhaar card online without mobile number.
What we are going going to learn:
- Aadhaar card download by mobile number
- Download masked Aadhaar card
- Aadhar card download with enrolment number
- Download Aadhaar without OTP through face recognition
Aadhar Card Download by Mobile Number
Just follow the instructions given below for Aadhaar card download online with Aadhaar number and mobile number.
For Aadhaar card download by mobile number, visit UIDAI website (https://eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/#/) and in Aadhaar number field enter your 12 digits unique identification numer.
Next, in captcha field, enter captcha text and then hit ‘Send OTP’ button.
Now, a one time password will be sent to your registered mobile number. Enter that in the asked field.
Under ‘Take a Survey’ section, answer asked questions and then click ‘Verify and Download’ button.
That’s Aadhaar card download by mobile number is completed. You can use download file wherever you want.
Download masked Aadhaar Card
If you need to submit your Aadhaar copy for verification purpose and don’t want to reveal sensitive information then you can download masked Aadhaar card and submit it as a proof of identification or address.
For that purpose, visit UIDAI e-Aadhaar website (https://eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/#/) and enter your Aadhaar card number, captcha text and tick box next to, ‘I want a masked Aadhaar?’
After entering the data and selecting appropriate options, click ‘Send OTP’ button.
On the next page, enter the OTP you received and then answers questions. Subsequently, hit ‘Verify and Download’.
Aadhar card download with enrolment number
To download Aadhaar card online by using enrolment ID, follow the steps given below.
For Aadhaar card download with enrolment number, visit e-Aadhaar website (https://eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/#/) and from the tabs select ‘Enrolment ID (EID)’.
Then enter you enrolment ID followed by date time, which is printed on your enrolment slip.
After entering the details, enter captcha text and hit ‘Send OTP’ number.
Now, one time password will be sent to your mobile number, which you have provided at the time of enrolment. After entering the OTP, answer questions and hit Aadhaar download button.
Download Aadhaar without OTP through Aadhaar Reprint
Those whose mobile number is not linked to their Aadhaar can still download Aadhaar card by using Aadhaar reprint facility. UIDAI recently has added a new facility by which you can request a printed copy of Aadhard card at your physical address.
This facility is not free and you will need to pay ₹50 fee to avail it. Registered mobile number is not compulsory, you can provide any mobile number to receive one time password and for payment you can use your ATM card, mobile wallet or credit card.
To request reprint Aadhaar card, visit e Aadhar Card download website (https://resident.uidai.gov.in/order-reprint) to request for reprint.
Enter your 12 digits Aadhaar number followed by security code showing on your computer screen.
Now tick box next to ‘My mobile number is not registered’ and then enter your mobile number to receive one time password. Note: If your mobile number is linked to your Aadhaar then don’t tick the box.
Press ‘Send OTP’. button.
Enter OTP and accept terms and conditions by checking the box (see screenshot).
Click ‘Make Payment’.
Choose a payment method and enter its details and make payment.
That’s it. Now within 5-10 day your Aadhaar card will reach to your physical address.