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Microsoft Product Lifecycle Search

 
HelpType the full or partial name of the product you want to find.
 
HelpThe Lifecycle Start Date is the estimated date that a product or service is made available for support in its applicable worldwide markets.
 
HelpThe Mainstream Support date is the last date that the product will be in Mainstream Support.
 
HelpThe Extended Support date is the last date that a product will be in Extended Support.
 
HelpBoth Mainstream Support or Extended Support dates will be searched.
 
HelpThe Service Pack Date is the last date that the product will be in Service Pack Support.
Products ReleasedLifecycle Start DateMainstream Support End DateExtended Support End DateService Pack Support End DateNotes
Internet Explorer 1010/30/2012Review NoteReview NoteReleases known as Components follow the Support Lifecycle of their parent Major Product.
Internet Explorer 1111/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteReleases known as Components follow the Support Lifecycle of their parent Major Product.
Internet Explorer 2.0 for Macintosh4/23/19966/30/2003Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 2.1 for Macintosh10/2/19966/30/2003Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 3.0 for Macintosh1/8/19976/30/2003Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 4.0 for Macintosh1/6/19986/30/2003Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 4.5 for Macintosh1/5/19996/30/2003Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 5.09/18/1998Review NoteReview NoteFor support dates for specific Internet Explorer 5.0 and operating system versions and their service packs, visit the Lifecycle Supported Service Packs site at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#tab2.
Internet Explorer 5.0 for Macintosh3/27/20006/30/2003Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 5.013/31/2000Review NoteReview NoteFor support dates for specific Internet Explorer 5.01 and operating system versions and their service packs, visit the Lifecycle Supported Service Packs site at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#tab2.
Internet Explorer 5.1 for Macintosh8/15/200112/31/2005Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 5.2 for Mac OS X9/17/200212/31/2005Not Applicable
Internet Explorer 5.512/31/2000Review NoteReview NoteFor support dates for specific Internet Explorer 5.5 and operating system versions and their service packs, visit the Lifecycle Supported Service Packs site at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#tab2.
Internet Explorer 6.012/31/2001Review NoteReview NoteFor support dates for specific Internet Explorer 6 and operating system versions and their service packs, visit the Lifecycle Supported Service Packs site at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#tab2.
Windows Internet Explorer 710/18/2006Review NoteReview NoteReleases known as Components follow the Support Lifecycle of their parent Major Product.
Windows Internet Explorer 86/17/2009Review NoteReview NoteReleases known as Components follow the Support Lifecycle of their parent Major Product.
Windows Internet Explorer 93/15/2011Review NoteReview NoteReleases known as Components follow the Support Lifecycle of their parent Major Product.