How to check Aadhaar Card Status and Generate Aadhaar Card Online

Aadhaar card is an unique identification number to the citizens of India provided by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). This article is about the steps required for checking status of Aadhaar card and generation of Aadhaar card online.

How to check status of your Aadhar Card online

You can check the status of your Aadhaar card from Unique Identification Authority of India website.


Click the Check Aadhaar Status button and this should display the following screen asking for your Enrolment ID details.


Now enter your Enrolment ID details from the Acknowledgement receipt that you had received at the time of enrolment. After entering the Date of Registration and the security code, click the Check Status option. If your Aadhaar card is available for download then you should see the following “Your Aadhaar is Generated” message.


How to print your generated Aadhaar card online.

You do not have to wait for your Aadhaar letter instead download Aadhaar card online using the E-Aadhaar option.

Click E-Aadhaar card option and provide the details like Enrolment Number, Full Name, Pin Code, Captcha text and Mobile Number. Then click “Get One-Time Password” button to receive the password in SMS on your registered Mobile number.


After entering the “One Time Password”, click Validate & Download button to download the generated Aadhaar card. Aadhaar card will be downloaded as a PDF file and it is password protected. The password to open the Aadhaar Card PDF file is your Pin Code.

Problem in checking status or generating Aadhaar Card

If you face any problem while checking the status of Aadhaar card online or generating E-Aadhaar card then you can contact UDAI authority using email address Find out more details regarding UDAI contact from their official website.

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Ravi Shankar

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  • Krishna Nag December 8, 2013, 12:35 pm

    Hi, its most use full information. vrry good & easy steps given by you for UIDAI process flow. Thankyou verry much. Regs: Krishna Nag.

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