The UIDAI website provides numerous options that help any applicant perform several functions. He/she can track the status of their Aadhar card, can update the Aadhaar card details like address, verify the mobile number, verify Aadhaar number etc. Downloading E-Aadhaar from the official website is one such useful option.
PS: Aadhaar card download from the official website is only possible if the applicant already has a registered mobile number and an enrolment ID or Aadhaar number.
- Enrolment ID
- A registered mobile number
Enrolment ID will be recorded on the enrolment or acknowledgment slip provided by the staff from the enrolment center after the completion of the enrolment process, you can use this enrolment id here, and in case if you have lost your enrolment ID or if you need to find out your enrolment ID here is the step by step procedure PS: retrieving the information from UIDAI requires registered mobile number mandatory, if you don’t have a registered mobile number this method cannot be used. To register mobile number, I will mention the procedure after, explaining the step by step procedure of retrieving enrolment id. However, if you have provided an email ID during registration, this method can be used.
Retrieve lost enrolment ID
Step 1: visit the official UIDAI website https://uidai.gov.in/
Step 2: On the home screen of this page you can find a heading “Aadhaar Online Services” and few subheadings below and some other options under these sub-headings, Now below the subheading “Aadhaar Enrolment” you will find the option “Retrieve Lost UID/EID”. Select this option or click here https://resident.uidai.gov.in/find-uid-eid
Step 3: Now you will be redirected to a new page, or a new tab opens up with a heading “Retrieve EID/UID” and a fill-up form below it. On the left side, you will see two options to check, “Aadhaar Number (UID)” and “Enrolment Number (EID)” select to check the option you want.
Step 4: Now, fill in the fill-up form, this includes the full name, Email, Mobile, and code as displayed in the captcha near. Enter the details carefully and recheck.
Step 5: Now, click the “Send OTP” button after completing the fill-in, wait for a few minutes, the server will now send an OTP code to your registered Mobile number and Email ID.
Step 6: Check your mobile or email and enter the OTP in the box on the right side and press the “Verify OTP” button.