We already know how DigiLocker helps individuals in day to day life to get access to their documents and certificates in digital form through this cloud-based platform.
So in this post we will explain how you can correct your mistake if you have linked wrong Aadhaar with your account. Such mistakes of linking incorrect Aadhaar Numbers are bound to happen and after making such mistake you may be hunting here and there on how to get the incorrect Aadhaar Number delinked from your DigiLocker Account. If you are going through such problem then this article will be going to solve your query for sure.
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While registering your account, in a hurry you may have entered your father’s/ mothers/ guardians/ friends or relatives Aadhaar Number. Once entering Aadhaar to your account as usual it asks to confirm linking by entering the received OTP on registered mobile number, so in case you complete that step then the Aadhaar Number gets linked to your account.
So if you have been gone through above case and looking out for solution now to correct the linked Aadhaar or delink the existing Aadhaar then the below instructions will be going to help you out.
Once you link Aadhaar Number and verify it by completing OTP verification in DigiLocker Account, you cannot delink or edit it in any way. DigiLocker doesn’t provide
Below are the steps which explains how to update DigiLocker profile to Aadhaar data.
Update DigiLocker Profile to Aadhaar Data
Visit DigiLocker Official website by accessing URL www.digilocker.gov.in, from your web-browser
Click on sign in button
Login into your DigiLocker Account using your username and password, alternatively you can also login using Aadhaar linked.
Once you are logged into the DigiLocker Dashboard, just click on top right hand side where your name is displayed with photograph > it will open three options like DigiLocker Profile, Account Settings and Logout.
Just click on DigiLocker Profile
Your Profile will be displayed with your photograph and your details.
Just click on link with Aadhaar tab and under that you will find Update DigiLocker Profile to Aadhaar Data.
Just click on Update DigiLocker Profile to Aadhaar Data, you will receive one time password on your registered Aadhaar Mobile Number.
Just give the consent to DigiLocker to use your Aadhaar number & OTP to fetch my e-KYC details from UIDAI for availing services through it by tick marking on it.
Complete the OTP verification by entering the OTP received through SMS in Enter OTP received on your mobile field and click on verify otp button.
That’s it your DigiLocker Profile will get updated as the data present in Aadhaar.