How to use Paytm’s Digilocker feature.
Paytm, the digital payment application is now all set with its new Digilocker feature.
The new feature of the payment application will be performed under the IT Act 2000.
With the help of Paytm app, its users will be able to save important documents like voters ID, Aadhar, certificates, etc.
The app has previously included many other services to its interface, some of the most commonly used services were FastTag linking, Vaccination booking, bill payments and recharges.
During the vaccination drive, many had made use of Paytm to book vaccine slots and once the complete vaccination was done, the certificate was also available in the app and this certificate can also be added to the Digilocker.
Digilocker is one of the important features one needs. This will help you to access your ID and certificate even if you don’t have a hard copy of the file. These soft copies have the exact same value as that of the original documents.
Imagine that you are having a pleasant ride to some places and in between the cops ask your Driving license for a verification. Even if you don’t have the original document, you can access digilocker and submit your license.
The app claims that it does not store any information related to the digilocker documents, the user will be locally using the storage feature, so that they will be able to access digilocker even without the internet.
In this article you can see how to store\retrieve important IDs and documents on Paytm Digilocker.
Steps to add documents in Paytm Digilocker.
- Open the Paytm application on your phone.
- Click on the profile option on the top left of the home screen.
- Select ‘Digilocker” from the profile menu.
- If you are a first time user then you have to login to Digilocker.
- Login with your number and OTP
- Set up a security pin.
- Allow access to digilocker.
5. If you have already added the documents, you can retrieve them from the listed categories.
Is it safe to link documents to Paytm Digilocker?
Of course, its safe. Paytm does not claim to store or share any information related to your back-end document. Additionally, the Digilocker app is embedded in the Mini App Store, which allows users to save and access their digital documents directly on Paytm.