Nowadays Aadhar Card has been asked to produce for several purposes like to buy SIM, to complete eKYC, open bank account, to avail subsidies and schemes, etc. You may also know that the downloaded version of Aadhaar is equally valid as Physical Aadhaar Letter, and if anyone doesn’t have their physical Aadhaar then they can use the Aadhaar digital copy downloaded from UIDAI.
But to download Aadhaar from UIDAI, you need to know your Aadhaar details, and incase if you don’t have the details to download Aadhaar from UIDAI then you can make use of Aadhar Card Download by Name and Date of Birth.
So today in this post we will find out how the feature works of Aadhar Card Download by Name and Date of Birth if you don’t have any details available with you like Aadhar Number, Aadhar Enrolment Number, etc.
Below is the step by step process on how to download Aadhar Card by Name and Date of Birth.
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Step by Step Process on Aadhar Card Download by Name and Date of Birth
To download your E-Aadhar Card PDF File Online by Name and Date of Birth (DOB) you should have Aadhaar Number or Aadhaar Enrolment Number or VID. The next mandatory requirement to download Aadhaar by name and DOB is your Aadhaar should be linked with your mobile number, if no mobile number is linked or mobile number linked is not present with you then you will need to first get the mobile number updated in your Aadhaar by visiting the enrolment center or Seva Kenra. So if you don’t have your Aadhaar details like Aadhaar Number or Enrolment Number or VID then below are the steps on how to find Uid/Eid Number of your Aadhaar.
Process to Find your Aadhar Card Number (UID) or Aadhar Enrolment Number (EID)
To find your UID/ EID you will have to visit official UIDAI Website https://uidai.gov.in/
On the UIDAI homepage itself, you will find option Retrieve Lost or Forgotten EID/UID
Just click on the Retrieve Lost or Forgotten EID/UID
A new page of Retrieve Lost or Forgotten EID/UID will open, in Find UID/ EID form the first option you have to select whether you want to receive your lost Aadhar No (UID) or Enrolment No (EID)
Once selecting any one option which you want to receive, just enter below personal details like Full Name, Email ID or Mobile Number (all these details should be same you had given while enrolling yourself for Aadhaar)
Next, you will have to enter the text displayed in the captcha image in the below enter the security captcha code field and click on the Send OTP button or enter TOTP if you have the mAadhaar App on your phone
Once you click on the Send OTP button you will instantly receive one-time-password on your registered mobile number via SMS or email address as per the details which you have entered in the form
Enter the received OTP Code in the enter OTP field and click on the login button to verify OTP
You will instantly receive an SMS on your registered mobile number or your registered email address containing your Aadhaar Number or Aadhaar Enrollment Number depending on the option which you have selected to recover.
Now you know your Aadhaar Number or Aadhaar Enrolment Number, so now you can proceed to the next step of Aadhar Card Download by Name and Date of Birth.
Process to Download Aadhaar Card
To download your Aadhar Card PDF File, from your web browser just visit the UIDAI Official Website uidai.gov.in
On the homepage of UIDAI, you will find an option download Aadhaar
Just click on the link download Aadhaar and E-Aadhaar Download Page will get open on a new page
Once you reach on the Aadhaar Card Digital Copy Download page, from the form you will have to fill the fields correctly
From the first option, I have Enrolment ID or Aadhar or Virtual ID, select the option whichever numbers you are having and then in below field enter the number accordingly which you have recovered
Next, you will have to complete the captcha by entering the same text as you can see in the above image in the below captcha verification text field, and then click on the Send OTP or Enter a TOTP button
Enter the OTP (One Time Password) which you have received on your mobile number in the Enter OTP field and click on Verify and Download (if you have selected enter TOTP then just enter the generated TOTP)
Your E-Aadhaar Card PDF File Digital Copy will start downloading
Once the eAadhaar gets downloaded on your device, just open the file using Adobe PDF Reader, on opening the file you will be asked to enter the password. Your password will be your name first four characters + year of birth (note down that the name 4 characters should be entered in block letters), just enter the password and hit on OK button and your File will get unlocked and you will be able to see your Aadhaar Card PDF File.
Next, you can take a print out of your Aadhaar Card and can use it for various purposes.
This is how easily you can Download Aadhar Card by Name and Date of Birth.