Products Reaching End of Support for 2023

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Published: June 2019
Updated: October 2019

The following list represents products retiring or reaching the end of support in 2023. Upon retirement or end of support, there will be no new security updates, non-security updates, free or paid assisted support options or online technical content updates. 

For a comprehensive list of Microsoft products and their lifecycle policy timelines, including migration options, 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 Fixed Policy: The following products, governed by the Fixed Policy, will end support in 2023.

Product (Fixed Policy)

End of Support

Dynamics AX 2012 R3
Dynamics NAV 2013
Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 (January 9, 2023)
Hyper-V Server 2012
Hyper-V Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset 8.0 
Microsoft User Experience Virtualization 
Service Bus for Windows Server
Visual Studio 2012 
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2012 
Windows 8.1 (all editions)
Windows RT 8.1
Windows Defender for Windows 8.1
Windows Embedded 8.1 Pro
Workflow Manager 1.0
Workflow Manager Client 1.0

January 10, 2023

Dynamics GP 2013 
Dynamics GP 2013 R2
Exchange Server 2013 (all editions)
HPC Pack 2012
HPC Pack 2012 R2
Lync 2013
Lync Phone Edition
Lync Server 2013 (all editions)
Office 2013 (all editions)
Project Server 2013

April 11, 2023

BitLocker Administration and Monitoring 2.0 
BizTalk Server 2013 (all editions)
BizTalk Server 2013 R2 (all editions)
Windows Embedded 8 Standard
Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Enterprise
Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry Pro

July 11, 2023

Audit and Control Management Server 2013
Office 2019 for Mac (all editions)
Windows Embedded Compact 2013
Windows Multipoint Server 2012 Premium
Windows Multipoint Server 2012 Standard
Windows Server 2012 (all editions)
Windows Server 2012 R2 (all editions)
Windows Server Update Services for Windows Server 2012
Windows Server Update Services for Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Storage Server 2012 (all editions)
Windows Storage Server 2012 R2 (all editions)

October 10, 2023


Products moving to Extended Support: The following products will be moving from Mainstream to Extended Support in 2023. 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.


End of Mainstream Support

Dynamics GP 2018
Dynamics GP 2018 R2
Dynamics NAV 2018
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2018

January 10, 2023

Dynamics SL 2018

July 11, 2023

Dynamics 365 Business Central on-premises 
.NET Framework 3.5
Office 2019 (all editions)
Project 2019 (all editions)
Skype for Business 2019
Visio 2019 (all editions)

October 10, 2023


Change Log

September 2019 edits
REMOVED: Skype for Business 2019 (support extended from October 10, 2023, to January 9, 2024)
REMOVED: The following versions of Microsoft Application Virtualization (support extended from January 10, 2023, to April 14, 2026):
Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.0 for Remote Desktop Services 
Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.0 for Windows Desktops
Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.1 for Remote Desktop Services
Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.1 for Windows Desktops
Microsoft Application Virtualization Hosting 5.0 for Windows Desktops 
Microsoft Application Virtualization Hosting 5.1 for Windows Desktops