MyUW - Resolved - Dismissed Notifications Occasionally Return

This document describes a recently discovered bug in MyUW which causes dismissed notifications to return.

Note: This issue is resolved and dimsissed notifications should stay dismissed as expected.

Nature of the Issue

The notification bell in the upper-right of MyUW will display a number when there are new notifications. Clicking on the bell will display new notifications.

You can dismiss these by clicking the X next to the notification. The notification will appear to dismiss successfully, but there is a possibility that it will return at a later time.


The MyUW team has identified the cause of the issue and a fix will go into production on Tuesday, October 6th. We apolgoize for any inconvenience caused by this issue in the meantime.

Keywords:myuw bug dismissed notifications known issue return   Doc ID:56974
Owner:Will C.Group:My UW-Madison Portal
Created:2015-10-01 17:05 CDTUpdated:2015-10-14 11:36 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, My UW-Madison Portal
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