How to Use mAadhaar App?

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has made a mobile-based Aadhaar app called mAadhaar app so that you can carry your Aadhaar details on your Smartphone. We have already posted features of the mAadhaar app and its installing process. So in this article, I am presenting “how you can use the mAadhaar app on your smartphone”. Just scroll down to find out the steps.

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How to Use mAadhaar App on Your Mobile?

After registering your Aadhaar number successfully on the mobile app, you can use below features

Biometric Locking Unlocking

Now you can easily lock or unlock your biometric with the help Aadhaar mobile app which will you to secure biometric authentication by looking biometrics data. You can unlock or disable the locking system whenever you want.

Read Now: How to Use Lock/Unlock Features?

TOTP Generation

This is a great feature because you can generate TOTP (Time-based One-Time Password) from the app which can be used instead of SMS based OTP. So If you are not receiving SMS due to network issue then don’t worry because TOTP will work as OTP.

To generate, just open the app and go to profile section. Now hit the “Show TOTP” button. You will see a TOTP

Update of Profile

An updated view of Aadhaar profile data after successful completion of the update request.

Read Now: How to Create a Aadhaar Profile?

Sharing of QR code and eKYC data

Now you can your Aadhaar profile by sharing QR code with your friends using Whatsapp, Gmail, Twitter, Facebook. To opt any service you can share password protected eKYC data to retrieve accurate demographic information from it instead of manual entry.


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