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Publishing Incidents via Web UI

Incidents associated with services or functionalities attached to your public status page are not automatically published.

To publish an incident on a public status page, do the following:

In the Rootly navigation bar, click Incidents, then Incidents again.

Incidents menu
Incidents menu



On the left side of the Incidents page, navigate to the specific incident you want and select it. Locate Status Page Timeline, and select it, then click Publish.

Publishing an incident
Publishing an incident



A dialog will be presented for you to choose the appropriate status pages where you want the incident published.

This will also be your chance to add a useful title and description your external users can better understand. Add the appropriate information in the title and event fields.

Select a status for the incident, and then click Publish.

Publish incident dialog
Publish incident dialog



If you navigate back to your newly created incident page, you will now see the incident has been published.

Example of a published incident
Example of a published incident