What is Digi Locker?
In very simple words, a Digi locker is a digital locker like a digital portal where can save our data in soft copy.
It is Developed by MeitY, under digital India. They started it in 2015. At present it provides 1024 MB of storage. It is secure.
We can save our documents on it, we can store our data to requester, we can upload our details in it.
How to Login in Digi Locker account.
For creating ID on this portal one must have an AADHAAR registered phone no, for login, the user will have to provide his Basic information, which will be accessible for our account in Digi Locker through it is free on Google Play Store.
After signing up it is a very simple way by downloading and signing in on app. After, you sign in Digital Locker app. You will get the following I.e.
- Issued documents
- Scan QR code
- Uploaded documents
- Log out
Dashboard show all the items of Digi Locker in the section issued documents. A detail of all the Data which were issued to you by different government and private are available.
You can obtain a digital copy of the applicable documents by issuer given you authentic details of required documents I.e. your AADHAAR name, DOB and certification number or any number relating to the details as per requirement.
Scan QR code: you can use the scanner to scan the given QR code on the certificate to check the authenticity on the documents.
This QR scanner only applies for Digital Locker documents any of the profile you will get your details like your name as AADHAAR card, your gender I.e. Male or female. Your date of birth and mobile number.
About: section of platform gives information related Digital Locker. FAQ open source and third party software and contact us.
Setting: is about security and mapping setting at day the user can set a 4 digit MPIN as a measure of additional security to protect your data and information from unauthorized access on your mobile.
It helps in protecting data in case of your mobile to lost /damage or stolen.
In the share section you can share this app to other.
Upload documents–Here you can upload any of your documents, photo, etc.
Peoples are searching about Digital Locker when CBSE board declared that digital certificate of class 10 and 12 will be available.
Student will have to log in apps or website through his registered mobile number, and he will get and a six digit OTP which he has to enter the OTP.
The pin is the last six digits of his roll, no. this can he download his digital certificate.
How to download NIOS digital Certificate from Digi Locker
Excellent news for NIOS students here. They will get certificate i.e. mark sheet, pass certificate and migration certificate digitally.
Since a longtime there was a problem with NIOS result, candidate used to get it very late from study centres and by post for on demand examination.
Delayed receiving of mark sheet has caused a problem in admission for further studies.
Now and onward NIOS digital mark sheet will be available through Digi Locker.
As per Digi Locker tweet NIOS digital marksheet, migration certificate and pass certificate will be available from 1990 to 2020 and for next coming exam.
So students you need not worry now for delayed receiving of your documents. Now and onward you will download digital certificate for future use.
NIOS is the largest open schooling in the world. It caters to the highest number of pupils for class 10th and class 12th, Board conducts its public examination in March/April and in October/ November.
This year in 2020 NIOS exam was to take place in March/April 2020, but because of covid19 pandemic, NIOS has deferred its exam twice and cancelled it.
What we can store the documents
Digital Locker is a platform where we can store our educational data, legal data, ID card and address proof i.e. Pan card, ration card, etc.
Nowadays at different Government departments and private departments like Bank and insurance company are directly issuing the documents on Digital Locker platforms on request.
Some educational board like ICSE, CBSE has started the students mark sheet & certificate on Digital Locker.
Students can check and save their certificate on these platforms, driving license and motor vehicle documents are also available, on request the list of some important government and private organization who are using the Digital platform.
- Unique identification authority of India (UIDAI).
- Common service centre (CSC) Delhi skill certificate.
- Department of food, public distribution and consumer affairs (fps) ration card.
- Ministry of road transport and highway.
- Ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship.
- NSDC Delhi and many more.
All India educational boards like ICSE and CBSE are also availing the services. Many state education boards also using this platform.
List of Private banks and insurance company using Digi Locker.
Private banks and insurance company are also using this platform, the list is as below.
- TATA AIG
- Bharti AXA
- Bajaj Allianz.
Many government agency of different state government using Digi Locker. E-district of state government is also using.
Different central and state university has also started using Digital platform as a safe patron of the documents.
This article is written Bonafide intention to give some knowledge about this platform for detail information user is advised to visit the ministry of telecommunication or Digi Locker app.