DigiLocker iPhone App Review

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

DigiLocker for iPhone is a free service provided by Indian government for all Aadhaar card holders. Developed by National e-Governance Division, the app was launched in February 2015 and it has over 1.5 lakh registrations as of now. Limited storage provided is 10 MB and it allows you to store electronic format of your important documents like mark sheets, certificates, ID proof like passport, Aadhar card, PAN card, voter ID and driving license.

Sign up, store and keep safe

DigiLocker for iPhone is a great initiative by the Indian government and provides a simple and easy way to secure your documents. The app does not use encryption but it stores documents online like any other facility like Dropbox and Google Drive. You need to sign in to start using the features. What you require is s mobile number. The app will send an OTP to the mobile number to authenticate. Once you enter the OTP, you will have to create a user name and password. Once you can create a DigiLocker account, you need to provide your adhaar card number to get additional services. The Uploaded Documents section will display all the documents you have uploads so far in the app. The app currently supports PDF, JPEG and PNG file formats. Though the maximum storage allowed is 10 MB, it should be noted that it is sufficient to store the most important documents that needs to be secured. You can also create your electronic signatures and eSign the documents.

Once you register with DigiLocker, you are listed as issuer with the app and the government departments are eligible to issue documents or certificates if needed. Such documents will be found in Issued Documents section. The app also has a log where in it stores all the activities like the documents uploaded, shared, issued or esigned along with login details. With people registering for DigiLocker is increasing, it is sure it will lead as online storage facility in the Indian market.

Conclusion

DigiLocker for iPhone provides a safe way to secure your electronic document. To avoid scammers, it is advisable to download the app from https://digilocker.gov.in. You can also read the FAQs and clear all your queries before downloading the app.

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