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How To Download Aadhaar Card by Enrolment ID

Posted by priyanka Chabbra
March 7, 2018

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Aadhaar card is a 12 digit unique identification number which is issued by UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) to every citizen of the country.

UIDAI Official Website is

There are various ways through which you can download the Aadhaar Card. One of which is download Aadhaar Card by enrolment ID (EID).And also note that e – Aadhaar card can be downloaded free of cost without paying anything from the UIDAI website.

How to download e – Aadhaar Card by Enrolment Number (EID) in 2 minutes?

Follow the below mentioned steps to download e – Aadhaar card by enrolment number:

Steps 1 –Visit the official website of UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) which is backed by the government i.e.

Step 2 –Fill the required form which is available on the site with correct details and select “Enrolment ID” option as you wish to download the e – Aadhaar Card using the EID Number / Enrolment Number

Step 3 –Provide your details such as enrolment ID, full name, PIN code, mobile number, and captcha code

Step 4–Click on the button “Get OTP (On Time Password)” and you will receive a SMS which will include the OTP on your registered mobile number. The SMS might take up to 5 minutes to reach

Step 5 –Enter OTP in the given field, once you have received it and click on the “Validate and Download” button

Step 6 –Once you have provided everything correctly, a download will start of PDF files which contains your e – Aadhaar Card. The e – Aadhaar card PDF file is password protected.

Note: [Your e – Aadhaarfile will be password protected with your PIN Code].

Once downloaded, you can also print your Aadhaar Card. Follow the below mentioned steps for the same:

Steps 1 –Open the downloaded file using Acrobat Reader in PDF format

Step 2 –Oncethe file is opened, you can print via CTRL + P (short cut for print command) or by clicking on the ‘Print’option present on the file menu of Acrobat Reader.

The process of printing an original and a duplicate Aadhaar card online is the same. If you have lost your Aadhaar card, then you can print a duplicate card by following the steps mentioned above. If you do not remember your Aadhaar number and Enrolment ID, you can get it online on the website of UIDAI.

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