Download Aadhaar Card Online

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Download aadhaar card online is a simple process and takes just 5 minutes. It might be possible that

a) you just have your aadhaar no. but lost your original aadhaar card


b) you don’t have either of that


c) you have your enrollment id


d) you have nothing – neither aadhaar card number nor enrollment id

Whatever your situation is, we’re here to help you and guide you.

Let’s quickly get into following steps:

Finding out your Aadhaar No. online 

1. Visit the official website of UIDAI at

The screen is something like this:



download aadhaar card online

2. Be sure to select Aadhaar No (UID) from the top selection choice.

3. Next enter your Full Name as you’ve given at the time of registration / on your aadhaar card.

4. Enter your registered email id or mobile phone no.

5. Enter the security code you see on your screen in the box Enter the security code.

6. Finally, click on Get OTP.

7. You’ll soon receive One-time password on your mobile phone / email id, which is valid for 5 minutes.

8. Enter that password in the last field, mentioned as, Enter OTP and click on Verify OTP button.

If all is well, you’ll get message as

Congratulations! Aadhaar Number (UID) has been sent to your mobile.

You’ll soon get SMS  / email with your aadhaar no.


Downloading your Aadhaar card online

Since we’ve got our aadhaar no. with us, now we’ll download our aadhaar card online.

1. Visit the official website at

The screen is something like this:

download aadhaar card online


2. Be sure to choose I have Aadhaar on top of the form.

3. Enter your Aadhaar no., which we’ve retrieved as mentioned above, your Full Name and Pin Code of your residential address.

4. Enter the text as shown on your screen in Enter above Image Text.

5. Click on Get One Time Password button.

You’ll soon receive SMS with OTP.

6. Enter that OTP in the last box mentioned as Enter OTP.

7. Finally, click on Validate & Download button.

8. Your aadhaar card will be downloaded in a PDF file format. Password to open that file is the area pincode number which you’ve given at the time of registration of aadhaar card.

Take the print out of your aadhaar card and keep it in a safe place. You can give this printout to your bank, LPG gas agency, college etc., wherever you want. It’s valid everywhere.

Still got any problem, do let me know in comments box below and I’ll try to solve it.

You can also check the status of your aadhaar card from here.


Download Aadhaar Card Online
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Please note that this is NOT the official website of aadhaar card by UIDAI and we're not associated with them in any way. We're just providing some tutorials on aadhaar card like how to download it, how to link it with your bank account etc. We're not asking / storing your enrollment number and / or aadhaar card in any form on this website.

3 thoughts on “Download Aadhaar Card Online”

  1. I downloaded like you said, so I was trying to open it as it is password protected with password as my pin code but it is saying incorrect password. Any Idea about how to open the downloaded pdf file.

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