H4 EAD renewal - fee waived notice

I applied for my spouse H4 EAD renewal within 6 months of current H4 EAD getting expired. I got receipt notice that the application was accepted and they have waived the fee. Not sure what they meant by waiving fee as I see the check I sent with application was cashed out.

Can someone share similar experiences? Also, do I need to submit any application for recovery of the money since the fee was waived but check was cashed out?

Below is the status it shows on USCIS case status

On April 17, 2024, we received your case and waived the filing fee for your Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization, Receipt Number . We mailed you a notice describing how we will process your case. Please follow the instructions in the notice. If you have any questions, visit the USCIS Contact Center webpage at USCIS Contact Center | USCIS. If you move, go to How to Change Your Address | USCIS to give us your new mailing address.

I think you are fine as long as the check was cashed.
It seems to be their website glitch.

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