Steps to upload documents to DigiLocker account:
1. Click the upload icon to start uploading a document. In the file upload dialog box, locate the file from your local drive and select 'open' to complete the uploading.
2. To assign a document type to your uploaded file, click 'select doc type'. This will show a pop up with a drop down selection of various document types. Choose the appropriate document type and click 'save'.
3. You can also edit the name of the file using the edit icon next to the filename.
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Benefits of using DigiLocker as mentioned on digilocker.gov.in
1. Citizens can access their digital documents anytime, anywhere and share it online This is convenient and time saving, said DigiLocker on it's official website.
2. DigiLocker reduces the administrative overhead of government departments by minimizing the use of paper.
3. Digital Locker makes it easier to validate the authenticity of documents as they are issued directly by the registered issuers.
4. Self uploaded documents can be eSigned which is similar to the process of self-attestation, mentioned DigiLocker on it's website.