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How To Get the Password Of e-Aadhaar?

January 19, 2024 • 866 views

A password of e-Aadhaar provides security to your digital Aadhaar when you download your e-Aadhaar card from the official website of UIDAI. The password helps you protect from any identity theft and privacy infringement. 

Please read more about e-Aadhaar Card, the importance of e-Aadhaar Password, how to download e-Aadhaar, etc.

What is an e-Aadhaar Card?

The e-Aadhaar Card is an electronic or digital version of your physical Aadhaar card issued by UIDAI. Your e-Aadhaar card is protected by a digitally signed password by the competent authority of UIDAI. It holds information similar to your physical Aadhaar card, such as name, date of birth, Aadhaar number, address, gender, and photograph. You can download your e-Aadhaar card from the official UIDAI website or mAadhaar mobile app. Your e-Aadhaar card comes with password protection, which can be unlocked with the correct password.

A password of e-Aadhaar is eight characters long and includes a combination of the first four characters of your name followed by your year of birth. The password contains all uppercase letters without any spaces between name and year of birth.

For example: Name – Ram, Date of birth – 1995, password – RAM1995

Importance of e-Aadhaar password

A password of e-Aadhaar is vital as it is available online to be downloaded online and can be accessed by anyone from anywhere. Password provides security to your e-Aadhaar, helping you avoid any identity theft or privacy infringement. The password of e-Aadhaar ensures that only you can download and view your Aadhaar card.

How to Download an e-Aadhaar Card?

You can download your e-Aadhaar card by following the below steps:

Step 1: Visit the official website of UIDAI

Step 2: Select e-Aadhaar download

Step 3: Enter your Aadhaar number or your enrolment ID number

Step 4: Enter the provided Captcha and click on send OTP

Step 5: Download the PDF on your device

Since your e-Aadhaar is downloaded in PDF format, you will need an Adobe reader to access your e-Aadhaar card.

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Benefits of an e-Aadhaar Card

Your e-Aadhaar card is your ID proof, which can be used when you are not carrying your physical Aadhaar card. To access your e-Aadhaar card, you must remember your password. You can use your Aadhaar card as a part of your identity proof at the time of KYC documentation.

  • You can access your details instantly.
  • Convenient and portable to carry your ID proof in your mobile phone.
  • It helps provide seamless access while submitting any government documentation.

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In conclusion, the password for your e-Aadhaar is an important step to protect your Aadhaar card details online. Your e-Aadhaar card is an identification document, especially while applying for a loan. You can apply for various types of loans using your Aadhaar card as an identification document. With Poonawalla Fincorp, you can apply for a Personal Loan, Business Loan, Loan Against Property, Used Car Loan, etc.


  • What is an e-Aadhaar card?

Your e-Aadhaar card is an electronic or digital version of your physical Aadhaar card issued by UIDAI.

  • How can I open my Aadhaar PDF Password?

You can open your Aadhaar PDF password by following the below steps:

Step 1.  Double-click your Aadhaar PDF.

Step 2. Enter your Password.

Example:  Name - Ramesh, year of birth – 1996.   

Password: RAMESH1996

Please note that your password will be first 4 letters of your name in capital format with your birth year in YYYY format.

  • What software support is required to open your e-Aadhaar card?

To view your e-Aadhaar card, you need an Adobe reader installed on your device.


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