Prepare now for end of support in 2019 and 2020 (published: January 14, 2019)

Applies to: Windows 7Windows Embedded Standard 7Windows Server 2008 More

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The following major products will reach the end of support this year and in 2020. End of support means security updates are no longer provided, and it is recommended that you upgrade to the latest cloud or on-premise version in order to remain secure.

Click on the links below to learn more about how to stay current and go here for information on making the shift to the Modern Desktop.

Product End of Support Date
SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 July 9, 2019
Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 January 14, 2020
Exchange Server 2010
Windows 7
Windows 7 for Embedded Systems
Office 2010 client October 13, 2020
SharePoint 2010
Project Server 2010
Windows Embedded Standard 7


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