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Products ReleasedLifecycle Start DateMainstream Support End DateExtended Support End DateService Pack Support End DateNotes
Application Virtualization 4.5 for Windows Desktops11/23/20081/14/20141/8/20191/11/2011Since App-V 4.6 client utilizes the App-V 4.5 Server, the App-V 4.5 Server will continue to be supported according to the lifecycle dates of App-V 4.6 when in use with the supported App-V 4.6 client.
Application Virtualization 4.6 for Windows Desktops5/27/20107/14/20157/14/20204/10/2012Since App-V 4.6 client utilizes the App-V 4.5 Server, the App-V 4.5 Server will continue to be supported according to the lifecycle dates of App-V 4.6 when in use with the supported App-V 4.6 client.
Application Virtualization 4.6 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 11/26/2011Not ApplicableNot Applicable10/8/2013
Application Virtualization 4.6 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 210/1/2012Not ApplicableNot Applicable1/13/2015
Application Virtualization 4.6 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 312/2/2013Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#ServicePackSupport.
Application Virtualization 5.0 for Windows Desktops11/1/20121/9/20181/10/20237/8/2014
Application Virtualization 5.0 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 14/10/2013Not ApplicableNot Applicable1/13/2015
Application Virtualization 5.0 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 212/2/2013Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#ServicePackSupport.
Application Virtualization for Windows Desktops 4.5 Service Pack 112/13/2009Not ApplicableNot Applicable10/11/2011
Application Virtualization for Windows Desktops 4.5 Service Pack 28/15/2010Not ApplicableNot Applicable
Application Virtualization Hosting 4.6 for Windows Desktops5/27/20107/14/20157/14/20204/10/2012Since App-V 4.6 client utilizes the App-V 4.5 Server, the App-V 4.5 Server will continue to be supported according to the lifecycle dates of App-V 4.6 when in use with the supported App-V 4.6 client.
Application Virtualization Hosting 4.6 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 11/26/2011Not ApplicableNot Applicable10/8/2013
Application Virtualization Hosting 4.6 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 210/1/2012Not ApplicableNot Applicable1/13/2015
Application Virtualization Hosting 4.6 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 312/2/2013Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#ServicePackSupport.
Application Virtualization Hosting 5.0 for Windows Desktops11/1/20121/9/20181/10/20237/8/2014
Application Virtualization Hosting 5.0 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 14/10/2013Not ApplicableNot Applicable1/13/2015
Application Virtualization Hosting 5.0 for Windows Desktops Service Pack 211/8/2013Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#ServicePackSupport.
Connectix Virtual PC for Windows 4.1Not Available9/30/2004Not Applicable
Connectix Virtual PC for Windows 4.2Not Available9/30/2004Not Applicable
Connectix Virtual PC for Windows 4.3Not Available9/30/2004Not Applicable
Connectix Virtual PC for Windows 5.1Not Available9/30/2004Not Applicable
Connectix Virtual PC for Windows 5.2Not Available9/30/2004Not Applicable
Halo 2 for Windows Vista8/31/200710/9/2012Not Applicable
Media Center Extender for Windows XP Media Center12/30/20041/12/2010Not Applicable
Plus! for Windows XP10/25/20011/9/2007Not Applicable
Remote Control and Receiver for Media Center PC with Windows12/15/20041/12/2010Not Applicable
Remote Control for Media Center PC with Windows1/18/20064/12/2011Not Applicable
Remote Keyboard for Windows XP Media Center Edition12/1/20051/11/2011Not Applicable
Service Bus for Windows Server10/18/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Service Pack 3 for Windows Embedded for Point of Service10/7/20084/12/20114/12/2016
Service Pack 3 for Windows Fundamentals for Legacy PCs10/7/20084/14/20094/8/2014
Shared Computer Toolkit for Windows XP8/24/20051/9/20071/10/2012
SQL Server 2000 Windows CE Edition 2.012/16/20021/8/20081/8/2013
SQL Server Compact 3.5 Service Pack 1 for Windows Mobile8/11/2008Not ApplicableNot Applicable7/12/2011
Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows 810/31/20121/9/20181/10/20231/13/2015
Visual Studio Express 2012 for Windows Desktop12/11/20121/9/20181/10/20231/13/2015
Visual Studio Express 2013 for Windows1/15/20144/9/20194/9/2024
Visual Studio Express 2013 for Windows Desktop1/15/20144/9/20194/9/2024
Win32 Device Driver Kit for Windows NT 4.0Not Available11/1/2000Not Applicable
Windows 2000 Advanced Server3/31/20006/30/20057/13/2010
Windows 2000 Datacenter Server11/13/20006/30/20057/13/2010
Windows 2000 Professional Edition3/31/20006/30/20057/13/2010
Windows 2000 Server3/31/20006/30/20057/13/2010
Windows 2000 Service Pack 17/31/2000Not ApplicableNot Applicable8/1/2002
Windows 2000 Service Pack 25/16/2001Not ApplicableNot Applicable6/30/2004
Windows 2000 Service Pack 38/1/2002Not ApplicableNot Applicable6/30/2005
Windows 2000 Service Pack 46/26/2003Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows 3.1 Standard Edition3/1/199212/31/2001Not Applicable
Windows 7 Enterprise10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows 7 Enterprise N10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows 7 Home Basic10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows 7 Home Premium10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows 7 Professional10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows 7 Professional N10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows 7 Service Pack 12/22/2011Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows 7 Starter10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows 7 Starter N10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows 7 Ultimate10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows 7 Ultimate N10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows 810/30/20121/9/20181/10/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8 Enterprise10/30/20121/9/20181/10/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8 Enterprise N10/30/20121/9/20181/10/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8 N10/30/20121/9/20181/10/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8 Pro10/30/20121/9/20181/10/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8 Pro N10/30/20121/9/20181/10/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8.111/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteThe product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows 8 with support ending 1/10/2023. However, customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8.1 Enterprise11/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteThe product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows 8 with support ending 1/10/2023. However, customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8.1 Enterprise N11/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteThe product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows 8 with support ending 1/10/2023. However, customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8.1 N11/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteThe product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows 8 with support ending 1/10/2023. However, customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8.1 Pro11/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteThe product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows 8 with support ending 1/10/2023. However, customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 8.1 Pro N11/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteThe product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows 8 with support ending 1/10/2023. However, customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows 958/15/199512/31/200012/31/2001
Windows 98 Second Edition6/30/19996/30/20027/11/2006Paid incident support is now available through July 11, 2006. Extended hotfix support for Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition ended on June 30, 2003. Extended hotfix support for Windows Millennium Edition ended on December 31, 2003. Online self-help support will continue to be available until at least July 10, 2007. For more information about the type and length of support provided, review the Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, and Windows Millennium Edition Support Extended Announcement Web site. Critical security updates will be provided on the Windows Update site through July 11, 2006. Microsoft will not publicly release non-critical security hotfixes for Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, or Windows Millennium Edition. However, customers may request a non-critical security hotfix through On-Demand Security Hotfix support. This support is offered for these products through July 11, 2006. When a request is received, Microsoft will investigate the issue and try to provide an appropriate response to the customer. Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows 98 Standard Edition6/30/19986/30/20027/11/2006Paid incident support is now available through July 11, 2006. Extended hotfix support for Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition ended on June 30, 2003. Extended hotfix support for Windows Millennium Edition ended on December 31, 2003. Online self-help support will continue to be available until at least July 10, 2007. For more information about the type and length of support provided, review the Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, and Windows Millennium Edition Support Extended Announcement Web site. Critical security updates will be provided on the Windows Update site through July 11, 2006. Microsoft will not publicly release non-critical security hotfixes for Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, or Windows Millennium Edition. However, customers may request a non-critical security hotfix through On-Demand Security Hotfix support. This support is offered for these products through July 11, 2006. When a request is received, Microsoft will investigate the issue and try to provide an appropriate response to the customer. Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows Automated Installation Kit for Windows 710/22/20091/13/2015Not Applicable
Windows Automotive 4.26/1/20037/8/20087/9/2013
Windows Automotive 5.012/31/20051/11/20111/12/2016
Windows Azure Pack4/8/20137/11/20177/12/2022
Windows CE .NET 4.04/1/20027/10/20077/10/2012
Windows CE .NET 4.110/29/20021/8/20081/8/2013
Windows CE .NET 4.26/1/20037/8/20087/9/2013
Windows CE 1.0Not Available12/31/2001Not Applicable
Windows CE 2.11 for the Handheld PC10/30/19989/30/2002Not Applicable
Windows CE 2.128/31/19999/30/20039/30/2005
Windows CE 2.12 for the Handheld PC8/31/19999/30/2003Not Applicable
Windows CE 3.07/30/20009/30/200510/9/2007
Windows CE 3.0 for the Handheld PC7/30/20009/30/2005Not Applicable
Windows CE 5.08/31/200410/13/200910/14/2014
Windows CE Platform Builder 3.07/30/20009/30/200510/9/2007
Windows Communication Foundation RIA Services8/12/20109/8/20159/8/2020
Windows Defender1/23/20074/10/2012Not Applicable
Windows Embedded 8 Industry Enterprise6/24/20137/10/20187/11/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to the 8.1 version after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows Embedded 8 Industry Pro6/24/20137/10/20187/11/20231/12/2016Customers have 24 months to move to the 8.1 version after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows Embedded 8 Standard5/1/20137/10/20187/11/2023
Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Enterprise11/25/20137/10/20187/11/2023The product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows Embedded 8 Industry Enterprise with support ending 7/11/2023. Customers will have 24 months to move to the 8.1 version after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Pro11/25/20137/10/20187/11/2023The product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows Embedded 8 Industry Pro with support ending 7/11/2023. Customers have 24 months to move to the 8.1 version after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows Embedded CE 6.011/30/20064/9/20134/10/2018
Windows Embedded Compact 20138/11/201310/9/201810/10/2023
Windows Embedded Compact 73/15/20114/12/20164/13/2021
Windows Embedded Device Manager5/29/20111/8/20131/9/20181/8/2013
Windows Embedded Device Manager 2011 Service Pack 112/7/2011Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#ServicePackSupport.
Windows Embedded Device Manager Software Development Kit2/28/20111/8/20131/9/2018
Windows Embedded for Point of Service6/6/20054/12/20114/12/201610/12/2010
Windows Embedded Handheld 6.512/17/20101/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Embedded POSReady 20093/10/20094/8/20144/9/2019
Windows Embedded POSReady 79/10/201110/11/201610/12/2021
Windows Embedded Standard 200912/14/20081/14/20141/8/2019
Windows Embedded Standard 77/29/201010/13/201510/13/20204/9/2013
Windows Embedded Standard 7 Service Pack 12/28/2011Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Essential Business Server 200812/12/2008Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Essential Business Server 2008 Standard12/12/2008Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows for Workgroups 3.110/1/199212/31/2001Not Applicable
Windows for Workgroups 3.1111/1/199312/31/2001Not Applicable
Windows Fundamentals for Legacy PCs5/31/20064/14/20094/8/201410/12/2010This product follows the same Support Lifecycle policy as Windows XP.
Windows Home Server10/11/20071/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Home Server 20116/28/20114/12/2016Not Applicable
Windows HPC Server 200812/30/20081/14/20141/8/2019
Windows HPC Server 2008 R210/17/20101/14/20141/8/2019
Windows HPC Server 2008 without Hyper-V12/29/20081/14/20141/8/2019
Windows Identity Foundation2/14/20104/14/20154/14/2020
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.
Windows Journal Viewer2/28/20034/8/2008Not Applicable
Windows Live OneCare9/4/20074/12/2011Not Applicable
Windows Media Encoder 7.15/1/20013/31/20033/31/2004
Windows Media Encoder 9 Series11/15/20021/12/20101/13/2015
Windows Media Encoder 9 Series x64 Edition9/15/20051/12/20101/13/2015
Windows Media Encoding Script5/1/20016/30/20026/30/2003
Windows Media Services 4.13/31/20003/31/20054/13/2010
Windows Millennium Edition12/31/200012/31/20037/11/2006Paid incident support is now available through July 11, 2006. Extended hotfix support for Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition ended on June 30, 2003. Extended hotfix support for Windows Millennium Edition ended on December 31, 2003. Online self-help support will continue to be available until at least July 10, 2007. For more information about the type and length of support provided, review the Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, and Windows Millennium Edition Support Extended Announcement Web site. Critical security updates will be provided on the Windows Update site through July 11, 2006. Microsoft will not publicly release non-critical security hotfixes for Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, or Windows Millennium Edition. However, customers may request a non-critical security hotfix through On-Demand Security Hotfix support. This support is offered for these products through July 11, 2006. When a request is received, Microsoft will investigate the issue and try to provide an appropriate response to the customer.
Windows Mobile 2003 Second Edition software for Pocket PC Phone Edition6/24/20047/14/20097/8/2014
Windows Mobile 2003 Second Edition software for Smartphone5/31/20047/14/20097/8/2014
Windows Mobile 2003 software for Pocket PC Standard Edition5/31/20047/14/20097/8/2014
Windows Mobile 2003 software for Smartphone5/31/20047/14/20097/8/2014
Windows Mobile 5.0 for Pocket PC7/31/200510/12/201010/13/2015
Windows Mobile 5.0 for Smartphones7/31/200510/12/201010/13/2015
Windows Mobile 65/12/20071/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6 Classic5/12/20071/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6 Professional5/12/20071/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6 Standard5/12/20071/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6.17/1/20081/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6.1 Professional7/1/20081/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6.1 Standard7/1/20081/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6.5 Professional9/11/20091/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile 6.5 Standard9/11/20091/8/2013Not Applicable
Windows Mobile Device Center5/1/20077/10/2012Review NoteLifecycle dates for this offering follow the Consumer policy (5 years of support) and should be similar to dates for Windows Mobile 6.
Windows Movie Maker 2.02/22/20031/9/2007Not Applicable
Windows MultiPoint Server 20105/13/20107/14/20157/14/2020
Windows MultiPoint Server 2010 Academic5/13/20107/14/20157/14/2020
Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 Premium5/12/20117/12/20167/13/2021
Windows MultiPoint Server 2011 Standard5/12/20117/12/20167/13/2021
Windows Multipoint Server 2012 Premium10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Multipoint Server 2012 Standard10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 110/16/1996Not ApplicableNot Applicable3/14/1997
Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 212/14/1996Not ApplicableNot Applicable8/15/1997
Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 35/15/1997Not ApplicableNot Applicable1/25/1999
Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 410/25/1998Not ApplicableNot Applicable8/4/1999
Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 55/4/1999Not ApplicableNot Applicable2/29/2000
Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 6a11/30/1999Not ApplicableNot Applicable12/31/2004
Windows NT Advanced Server 3.110/24/199312/31/2000Not Applicable
Windows NT Embedded 4.08/30/19996/30/20037/11/2006
Windows NT Server 3.518/28/19959/30/20009/30/2002
Windows NT Server 4.0 Enterprise Edition12/15/199712/31/200212/31/2004
Windows NT Server 4.0 Option Pack12/2/1997Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for the Windows NT 4.0 Option Pack is determined by its component product’s individual support life cycles. Please look up the individual product to determine its length of support.
Windows NT Server 4.0 Standard Edition7/29/199612/31/200212/31/2004
Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition9/13/199812/31/200212/31/2004
Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 44/26/1999Not ApplicableNot Applicable2/25/2000
Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 511/25/1999Not ApplicableNot Applicable8/2/2000
Windows NT Server 4.0, Terminal Server Edition Service Pack 65/2/2000Not ApplicableNot Applicable12/31/2004
Windows NT Workstation 3.110/24/199312/31/2000Not Applicable
Windows NT Workstation 3.515/30/199512/31/200012/31/2001
Windows NT Workstation 4.07/29/19966/30/20026/30/2004
Windows NT Workstation 4.0 Developer Edition7/29/19966/30/20026/30/2004
Windows Phone 7.82/9/20139/9/2014Review NoteMicrosoft will make updates available for the Operating System on your phone, including security updates, for a period of 18 months after the lifecycle start date. Distribution of the updates may be controlled by the mobile operator or the phone manufacturer from which you purchased your phone. Update availability will also vary by country, region, and hardware capabilities.
Windows Phone 812/14/20121/12/2016Review NoteMicrosoft will make updates available for the Operating System, including security updates, for a period of 36 months after the lifecycle start date. These updates will be incremental, with each update built on the update that preceded it. The distribution of these incremental updates may be controlled by the mobile operator or the phone manufacturer from which you purchased your phone, and installation will require that your phone have any prior updates. Update availability will also vary by country, region, and hardware capabilities.
Windows RT10/30/2012Review NoteReview NoteFor additional details on the Windows RT Lifecycle Policy, see the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page available from this web link: http://support.microsoft.com/gp/lifecycle-windows-rt-faq
Windows RT 8.111/13/2013Review NoteReview NoteThe product falls under the same lifecycle policy as Windows 8 with support ending 1/10/2023. However, customers have 24 months to move to Windows 8.1 after General Availability in order to remain supported. See the Windows 8.1 FAQ for more information.
Windows Server 2003 Compute Cluster Edition9/6/20067/13/20107/14/2015
Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter Edition (32-Bit x86)3/5/20067/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter Edition with Service Pack 23/13/2007Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter x64 Edition3/5/20067/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 R2 Datacenter x64 Edition with Service Pack 23/13/2007Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise Edition (32-Bit x86)3/5/20067/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 R2 Enterprise x64 Edition3/5/20067/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition (32-bit x86)3/5/20067/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 R2 Standard x64 Edition3/5/20067/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 13/30/2005Not ApplicableNot Applicable4/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 for Itanium-based Systems5/13/2005Not ApplicableNot Applicable4/14/2009
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 23/13/2007Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 for Itanium-based Systems3/13/2007Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 x64 Edition3/13/2007Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition (32-bit x86)5/28/20037/13/20107/14/20154/10/2007
Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition for Itanium-Based Systems6/19/20037/13/20107/14/20154/10/2007
Windows Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition5/28/20057/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition (32-bit x86)5/28/20037/13/20107/14/20154/10/2007
Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems6/19/20037/13/20107/14/20154/10/2007
Windows Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition5/28/20057/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003, Standard Edition (32-bit x86)5/28/20037/13/20107/14/20154/10/2007
Windows Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition5/28/20057/13/20107/14/20154/14/2009
Windows Server 2003, Web Edition5/28/20037/13/20107/14/20154/10/2007
Windows Server 2008 Datacenter5/6/20081/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2008 Datacenter without Hyper-V5/6/20081/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2008 Enterprise5/6/20081/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2008 Enterprise without Hyper-V5/6/20081/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-Based Systems5/6/20081/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2008 for Windows Essential Server Solutions2/18/2009Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Server 2008 for Windows Essential Server Solutions without Hyper-V2/18/2009Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Server 2008 Foundation5/21/20091/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows Server 2008 R2 for Itanium-Based Systems10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 12/22/2011Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard10/22/20091/13/20151/14/20204/9/2013
Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 24/29/2009Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Server 2008 Standard5/6/20081/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2008 Standard without Hyper-V5/6/20081/13/20151/14/20207/12/2011
Windows Server 2012 Datacenter10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 Essentials1/2/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 for Embedded Systems10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 Foundation10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter11/25/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials11/25/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 R2 for Embedded Systems11/25/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation11/25/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard11/25/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server 2012 Standard10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Server Update Services 3.07/10/20077/10/20127/11/20177/14/2009
Windows Server Update Services 3.0 Service Pack 14/17/2008Not ApplicableNot Applicable10/12/2010
Windows Server Update Services 3.0 Service Pack 28/25/2009Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#ServicePackSupport.
Windows Server Update Services for Windows Server 201210/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Services for NetWare 5.06/13/19993/31/20054/13/2010
Windows Services for UNIX 1.0 Standard Edition11/1/19987/31/2004Not Applicable
Windows Services for UNIX 2.0 Standard Edition6/30/20006/30/20057/13/2010
Windows Services for UNIX 3.0 Standard Edition8/1/200210/9/200710/9/2012
Windows Services for UNIX 3.53/15/20044/14/20094/8/2014
Windows SharePoint Services 2.06/3/20031/13/20091/14/2014
Windows SharePoint Services 3.011/13/200610/9/201210/10/20171/13/2009
Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 112/11/2007Not ApplicableNot Applicable7/13/2010
Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 24/24/2009Not ApplicableNot Applicable1/8/2013
Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 310/24/2011Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy at http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/#ServicePackSupport.
Windows Small Business Server 2003 Premium Edition12/28/2003Review NoteReview Note7/10/2007The support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2003 R2 Premium Edition9/1/2006Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2003 R2 Standard Edition9/1/2006Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2003 Service Pack 15/19/2005Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Small Business Server 2003 Standard Edition12/16/2003Review NoteReview Note7/10/2007The support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2008 Premium11/7/2008Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2008 Standard11/21/2008Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials6/28/2011Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2011 Premium Add-On3/9/2011Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard3/9/2011Review NoteReview NoteThe support date for this product package is determined by its individual component product’s respective support lifecycles. Please review the individual component product’s support lifecycle to determine its length of support.
Windows Storage Server 20035/5/200310/11/201110/9/2016Mainstream support will end two years after the next version of this product is released. Extended support will end five years after mainstream support ends.
Windows Storage Server 2003 R23/5/200610/11/201110/9/20164/14/2009Mainstream support will end two years after the next version of this product is released. Extended support will end five years after mainstream support ends.
Windows Storage Server 2008 Basic7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Basic 32-bit7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Basic Embedded7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Basic Embedded 32-bit7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Enterprise7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Enterprise Embedded7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 R212/20/20101/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials6/28/20111/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Standard7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Standard Embedded7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Workgroup7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2008 Workgroup Embedded7/19/20091/13/20151/14/2020
Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Standard11/25/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 Workgroup11/25/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Storage Server 2012 Standard10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Storage Server 2012 Workgroup10/30/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Windows Thin PC7/1/201110/11/201610/12/2021
Windows Vista Business1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows Vista Business 64-bit Edition1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Business N1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Business N 64-bit Edition1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Enterprise1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows Vista Enterprise 64-bit Edition1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Home Basic1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Home Basic 64-bit Edition1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Home Basic N1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Home Basic N 64-bit Edition1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Home Premium1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit Edition1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Service Pack 12/4/2008Not ApplicableNot Applicable7/12/2011
Windows Vista Service Pack 24/29/2009Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows Vista Starter1/30/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Vista Ultimate1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit Edition1/25/20074/10/20124/11/20174/13/2010
Windows Web Server 20085/6/20087/9/20137/10/2018
Windows Web Server 2008 R210/22/20097/9/20137/10/20184/9/2013
Windows XP Embedded1/30/20021/11/20111/12/201610/22/2004
Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 110/22/2002Not ApplicableNot Applicable4/10/2007
Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 21/18/2005Not ApplicableNot Applicable1/11/2011
Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 311/14/2008Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows XP Home Edition12/31/20014/14/20094/8/20148/30/2005Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows XP Media Center Edition 200210/28/20024/14/20094/8/20148/30/2005
Windows XP Media Center Edition 200410/27/20034/14/20094/8/201410/10/2006
Windows XP Media Center Edition 200512/30/20044/14/20094/8/20141/11/2011
Windows XP Professional12/31/20014/14/20094/8/20148/30/2005Buy Windows 8 now!
Windows XP Professional for Embedded Systems12/31/20014/14/20094/8/2014
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition4/24/20054/14/20094/8/20144/14/2009
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 23/12/2007Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows XP Service Pack 18/30/2002Not ApplicableNot Applicable10/10/2006
Windows XP Service Pack 1a2/3/2003Not ApplicableNot Applicable10/10/2006
Windows XP Service Pack 29/17/2004Not ApplicableNot Applicable7/13/2010
Windows XP Service Pack 34/21/2008Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 24 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the service pack policy here .
Windows XP Starter Edition12/31/20014/14/20094/8/2014
Windows XP Tablet PC Edition2/11/20034/14/20094/8/201410/10/2006
Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 20058/25/20044/14/20094/8/20147/12/2011