Here is one more feature update coming from UIDAI which solves the downloading issues of Aadhaar Card Online who don’t have a mobile number registered with their UID Card. Also, this feature will be vital when you have a problem receiving OTP’s on your registered mobile number. So finally there is a huge update made by UIDAI on their Official Website which allows users to download their Aadhaar by showing their Face.
Downloading Aadhaar Card by showing face doesn’t mean any person can download anyone’s Aadhaar Card, but only the Aadhaar Cardholder can download their Aadhaar by completing the face authentication process. This means on the physical presence of Aadhaar Holder in front of
Requirements to Download Aadhaar using Face Authentication without Mobile Number or OTP
If you are downloading your Aadhaar from your PC or Desktop make sure you have a
Downloading Aadhaar using Face Authentication on a
Below is the complete process explained on how to download Aadhaar by showing face or by completing Face Authentication.
Process on How to Download Aadhaar by Showing Face or Face Authentication (Face Auth) without OTP or Mobile Number
Downloading Aadhaar via Face Auth doesn’t require you to complete OTP verification or there is no requirement to have a mobile number linked with Aadhaar to access this feature. This feature to download Aadhaar is available for all Aadhaar Holders and it is not a user
To download your e-Aadhaar Digital Copy Online by showing your face, you will need to visit URL https://eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/faadhaar/ from your favorite web browser.
This page will be like a
From the first option select whether you want to download your Aadhaar by entering Aadhaar Number or Enrolment Number or VID Number and enter the details in the below field.
Complete the captcha verification by entering the same letters which you can see in the image displayed.
Below you will get three options for authentication and they are:
- Send OTP
- Enter a TOTP
- Face Auth
So to download your Aadhaar using face recognition feature just click on Face Auth (Face Authentication)
A pop will appear which will display Face Authentication Instructions such as:
- Please ensure you are in correct lighting
- Please stay still for smooth capture of your face
- Please allow the browser to use your device camera
So after reading these instructions just click on the OK button to continue downloading your Aadhaar without OTP with the help of Face Authentication Feature.
Just show your face in front of the webcam or camera of your device.
Once it detects your face matches with a confirmation message, it will start downloading your Aadhaar PDF Copy.
Once your Aadhaar Digital Copy gets downloaded on your device you can open the file with PDF Reader Software.
While opening the file it will prompt you to the password, and the password will be your first four letters of t
FAQ’s on Downloading Aadhaar using Face Auth
Face mismatched while downloading Aadhaar using Face Auth?
This might be caused due to no proper lighting or you may have moved too much while detection process. So while authentication please stay still.
Another reason behind mismatch could be the picture which is present with Aadhaar might be very old and many changes might have been occur