Microsoft Deployment Toolkit support life cycle

Applies to: Deployment Toolkit 2013

Summary


This article discusses the support life cycle for Microsoft Deployment Toolkits. The latest version of the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit can be downloaded from the following Microsoft Download Center website:

http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=325278

For more information about the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit, see the following Windows website:

http://www.microsoft.com/mdt

More Information


Microsoft Deployment Toolkits use the following support life cycle: 

  • MDT releases will support only scenarios that use underpinning technologies that are still under their mainstream support policy.
  • MDT releases will be supported for one (1) year after the next version is released, whichever date is last.

Currently supported version: Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (latest released build)

These earlier product versions are not available for download and are no longer supported:

  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013  (8443)
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013 Update 2
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2013 Update 1
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 Update 1
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2013
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 Update 1, September 2010 release 
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2010 (RTW), September 2009 release
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2008 Update 1, September 2008 release
  • Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2008, March 2008 release
  • Microsoft Deployment, November 2007 release
  • Business Desktop Deployment 2007 Update 2, March 2008 release
  • Business Desktop Deployment 2007 Update 1, May 2007 release
  • Business Desktop Deployment 2007, January 2007 release
  • Business Desktop Deployment 2.5, August 2005 release

Microsoft Deployment Toolkit is supported only during local business hours.

Additional "Applies to" products:

Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2013 Update 1
Microsoft Deployment
Business Desktop Deployment 2007 Update 1
Business Desktop Deployment 2007
Business Desktop Deployment 2.5