How to Upload Documents to DigiLocker

about the DigiLocker

DigiLocker is a cloud storage service for documents. that is issued by the Ministry of Electronics & IT (MeitY) under Digital India Corporation (DIC). It uses your Aadhar card for the identification process and you can use it anytime by storing your documents in digital form. You provided that you have an internet connection available at that time. These digital documents are treated like the originals and have been recognized as valid in railways, traffic police, and passport services as well. Now we tell you step by step how you can upload your documents in DigiLocker:-

Documents can also be issued and uploaded in DigiLocker. Issued documents are e-documents that are issued by government agencies directly to an individual from the original source. These documents are placed in the issued documents section as URLs. Uploaded documents are uploaded by the user. These can contain .pdf, .jpeg, and .png files up to 10MB in size.

How To Upload Documents To DigiLocker via the website

First of all, you can go to the DigiLocker website and click on Sign Up in the upper right corner.
Now you will be asked to enter your full name, date of birth, gender, mobile number, email id, and Aadhaar number. You will also need to set a 6-digit PIN which will be your password. then you have to click on the submit button.

After that, an OTP will be sent to your registered number.
After filling in the OTP, you have to click on Submit.
You are then asked to enter a username. After filling it out, you click on Submit and your account is created here.

Now you will see the DigiLocker homepage directly.
Here you have to click on Uploaded Documents on the left side of the page.
Here you click on Upload.
Select the file you want to upload from the computer and click Open. You can also select more than one file.
Now you can see this in the Fine Uploaded Documents section.

You can also select the document type for the uploaded file. Next to the file, you get the Select Doc Type option. Click on it and it will show you a list of electricity bills, dependency certificates, integrated certificates, identification certificates, and many more options.

How to upload documents to DigiLocker via the app

Sign in to DigiLocker app.
On the dashboard, you click on the burger menu in the upper left.
Select Upload Documents.
Now click on the upload button which is above the menu button.
then you are asked to give permission to the app to upload your files.
Now from among other apps, you can select the file or content that you want to upload.

After selecting the files, you go to your phone’s storage through the app itself. From here you can find and select the file and click on Upload.
The content of another app opens the file in your phone’s default browser.

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