Products Reaching End of Support for 2020

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Updated: May 2019

The following list represents products reaching end of support in the next year. For a comprehensive list of Microsoft products and their lifecycle policy timelines, please search the Microsoft Lifecycle Product Database.

If you have any questions regarding support for a product, please contact your Microsoft Account Representative. If you need technical support, visit the Microsoft Support website.

Products governed by the Modern Policy reaching end of support: The following products, governed by the Modern Policy, have announced the end of support for 2020. There will be no new security updates, non-security updates, free or paid assisted support options or online technical content updates.

Products Moving to End of Support (Modern Policy) End of Support Date

System Center Data Protection Manager, version 1807
System Center Operations Manager, version 1807

System Center Orchestrator, version 1807

System Center Service Manager, version 1807

System Center Virtual Machine Manager, version 1807

January 24, 2020

Azure Container Service January 31, 2020

Windows 10, version 1709 (Enterprise, Education, IoT Enterprise)
Windows 10, version 1809 (Home, Pro, Pro for Workstation, IoT Core)

Windows Server version 1809 (Datacenter Core, Standard Core)

April 14, 2020

Windows 10, version 1803 (Enterprise, Education, IoT Enterprise)

November 10, 2020

InMage/ASR Scout

December 31, 2020

 

Products governed by the Fixed Policy reaching end of support: The following products, governed by the Fixed Policy, have announced the end of support in 2020. There will be no new security updates, non-security updates, free or paid assisted support options or online technical content updates.

Products Reaching End of Support (Fixed Policy) End of Support Date

Exchange Server 2010 (all editions)
Dynamics NAV 2009 R2
Expression Blend 3
Expression Design 3
Expression Encoder 3
Microsoft Expression Studio 3
Expression Web 3
Hyper-V Server 2008
Hyper-V Server 2008 R2
Windows 7
Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server Update Services 3.0

January 14, 2020

Forefront Unified Access Gateway 2010
Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 Enterprise

Microsoft HPC Pack 2008 R2
Microsoft HPC Pack 2008
Windows Identity Foundation

April 14, 2020

Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 for Terminal Services
Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 for Windows Desktops
Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 Sequencer
Microsoft Application Virtualization Hosting 4.6 for Windows Desktops
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010
Visual Studio 2010 (all editions)
Windows MultiPoint Server 2010
Windows MultiPoint Server 2010 Academic

July 14, 2020

Internet Information Services Smooth Streaming Client 1.0
Expression Encoder 4

Expression Web 4

Microsoft Report Viewer Redistributable 2010

System Center Service Manager 2010

Visual C# 2010 Express

Visual C++ 2010 Express

Visual Web Developer 2010 Express

Windows Communication Foundation RIA Services

September 8, 2020

Access Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Excel Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Access 2010
Dynamics GP 2010
Excel 2010
Excel Home and Student 2010
Microsoft Excel Mobile 2010
Microsoft Expression Studio 4
FAST Search Server 2010 for Internal Applications
FAST Search Server 2010 for Internet Sites
FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint
FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint Internet Sites
Groove Server 2010

InfoPath 2010
Office 2010 (all editions)
OneNote 2010
OneNote Home and Student 2010
Outlook 2010
Outlook 2010 with Business Contact Manager
PowerPoint 2010
PowerPoint Home and Student 2010
Project 2010 
Project Professional 2010
Project Server 2010
Microsoft Publisher 2010
Search Server 2010 
SharePoint 2010 For Internet Sites Enterprise
SharePoint 2010 For Internet Sites Standard
SharePoint Designer 2010
SharePoint Foundation 2010
SharePoint Server 2010
SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 2
SharePoint Workspace 2010
System Center Data Protection Manager 2010
System Center Essentials 2010
Visio 2010 
Visio Professional 2010
Visio Standard 2010
Visual Basic 2010 Express
Word 2010
Word Home and Student 2010
PerformancePoint Services in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Windows Embedded Standard 7
Excel 2016 for Mac
Office Home & Business 2016 for Mac
Office Home & Student 2016 for Mac
Office Standard 2016 for Mac
Outlook 2016 for Mac
PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
Word 2016 for Mac

October 13, 2020

Products moving from Mainstream to Extended Support: The following products will be moving from Mainstream Support into Extended Support over the next year. Extended Support lasts for a minimum of 5 years and includes security updates at no cost, and paid non-security updates and support. Additionally, Microsoft will not accept requests for design changes or new features during the Extended Support phase.

Products Moving from Mainstream to Extended Support Effective Date

Dynamics C5 2015
Dynamics CRM 2015
Dynamics SL 2015
Dynamics NAV 2015

January 14, 2020

Cloud Platform System
Cloud Platform System Standard
Dynamics GP 2015
Dynamics GP 2015 R2
Microsoft User Experience Virtualization 2.1 Service Pack 1

April 14, 2020

Azure StorSimple 8000 Series
Microsoft Azure StorSimple 1200 Series

July 1, 2020

Access 2016
Excel 2016
Exchange Server 2016 Enterprise Edition
Exchange Server 2016 Standard Edition
Office Home and Business 2016
Office Home and Student 2016
Office Professional 2016
Office Professional Plus 2016
Office Standard 2016
Project Professional 2016
Project Standard 2016
Microsoft Publisher 2016
OneNote 2016
Outlook 2016
PowerPoint 2016
Skype for Business 2016
Skype for Business Server 2015
Visio Professional 2016
Visio Standard 2016
Visual Studio 2015 (all editions)
Visual Studio 2015 Update 3
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2015 (all editions)
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2015 Update 4
Windows 10 Enterprise 2015 LTSB
Windows 10 IoT Enterprise 2015 LTSB
Windows Defender Antivirus for Windows 10
Windows Defender Exploit Guard
Word 2016
October 13, 2020

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