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Products with end of support in 2020

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Originally published: October 29, 2018
Updated: March 11, 2021

Look here for the lifecycle of your product.

The following list is a summary of the products listed on the Lifecycle website that were either discontinued or end of support in 2020. After the expiry or end of support, new security updates, non-security-related updates, free or paid support options or online updates of technical content will no longer be offered. Learn more about Fixed and Modern Lifecycle Policies and Service Packs here.

If you have any questions about support for a product, please contact your Microsoft account officer. If you need technical support, visit the Microsoft support website.

Products subject to the Modern Directive

The following products and versions that fall under the Modern Directive will expire in 2020.

Products (Modern Policy)leak
System Center Data Protection Manager (Semi-Annual Channel), version 1807
System Center Operations Manager (Semi-Annual Channel), version 1807
System Center Orchestrator (Semi-Annual Channel), version 1807
System Center Service Manager (Semi-Annual Channel), version 1807
System Center Virtual Machine Manager (Semi-Annual Channel), version 1807
January 24, 2020
Azure Container Service
Windows Analytics
Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, version 1806
January 31, 2020
Microsoft .NET Core 3.0March 3, 2020
PowerShell 6.x
PowerShell Core 6.2
4th September 2020
Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, version 1902September 27, 2020
Windows 10, Version 1709 (Enterprise, Education, IoT Enterprise)October 13, 2020
Windows 10, Version 1809 (Home, Pro, Pro Education, Pro for Workstation, IoT Core)
Windows Server Version 1809 (Datacenter Core, Standard Core)
November 10, 2020
Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, version 18101st December 2020
Windows 10, Version 1903 (Enterprise, Education, Home, Pro, Pro Education, Pro for Workstations, IoT Enterprise)
Windows Server, Version 1903 (Datacenter, Standard)
December 8, 2020
InMage Scout in Azure Site RecoveryDecember 31, 2020

Products Subject to the Fixed Policy

Support ended in 2020 for the following products and versions that fall under the Fixed Policy.

Product (Fixed Policy)End of support
Dynamics NAV 2009
Dynamics NAV 2009 R2
Expression 3 (design, encoder, studio, web)
Hyper-V Server 2008
Hyper-V Server 2008 R2
SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2 (all editions)
Visual Studio 2017 version 15.0 (all editions)
Windows 7
Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5
Windows Essential Business Server 2008
Windows HPC Server 2008 (all editions)
Windows HPC Server 2008 R2
Windows 10 Mobile Enterprise, released October 2017
Windows Server 2008 (all editions)
Windows Server 2008 R2 (all editions)
Windows Server 2008 for Windows Essential Server Solutions (all editions)
Windows Server Update Services 3.0
Windows Small Business Server 2008
Windows Storage Server 2008 (all editions)
Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 (all editions)
Windows Web Server 2008
January 14, 2020
Internet Explorer 10January 31, 2020
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway 2010
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway 2010 (all editions)
Microsoft HPC Pack 2008 (all editions)
Windows Identity Foundation
Dynamics 365 Business Central local, update from autumn 2018, version 13.x
April 14, 2020
WunderlistMay 6, 2020
Expression 4 (Encoder, Studio, Studio Ultimate, Web)
Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 (all editions)
Microsoft Application Virtualization Hosting 4.6 for Windows Desktops
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010 (all editions)
Visual Studio 2010 (all editions)
Windows MultiPoint Server 2010 (all editions)
July 14, 2020
Internet Information Services Smooth Streaming Client 1.0
Microsoft Report Viewer Redistributable 2010
Windows Communication Foundation RIA Services
September 8, 2020
Access 2010
Dynamics GP 2010
Dynamics GP 2010 R2
Excel 2010
Exchange Server 2010 (all editions)
FAST Search Server 2010 (all editions)
Groove Server 2010
Infopath 2010
Office 2010 (all editions)
OneNote 2010
PowerPoint 2010
Project 2010
Publisher 2010
Search server 2010
SharePoint 2010 (Workspace, Designer)
System Center Data Protection Manager 2010
System Center Essentials 2010
System Center Service Manager 2010
Visio 2010 (all editions)
Word 2010
Windows Embedded Standard 7
Office 2016 for Mac (all editions)
Excel 2016 for Mac
Outlook 2016 for Mac
PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
Word 2016 for Mac
October 13, 2020
Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 14th November 2020

Products that will be upgraded to Extended Support:

The following products will move from General to Extended Support in 2020. Extended support includes free security updates as well as paid non-security updates and support. Additionally, Microsoft will not accept requests for design changes or new features during the extended support phase.

productEnd of general support
Dynamics C5 2015
Dynamics CRM 2015
Dynamics SL 2015
Dynamics NAV 2015
January 14, 2020
Cloud Platform System
Dynamics GP 2015
Dynamics GP 2015 R2
Microsoft User Experience Virtualization 2.1 Service Pack 1
April 14, 2020
Azure StorSimple 8000 series
Azure StorSimple 1200 Series
StorSimple Data Manager
July 1, 2020
Access 2016
Excel 2016
Exchange Server 2016 (Enterprise, Standard)
Office Home & Business 2016
Office Home & Student 2016
Office Professional 2016
Office Professional Plus 2016
Office Standard 2016
Project Professional 2016
Project Standard 2016
Microsoft Publisher 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 Team Foundation Server 2015 (all editions)
Windows 10 2015 LTSB (Enterprise, IoT Enterprise)
Windows Defender Exploit Guard
Word 2016
October 13, 2020

changelog

Edits September 2019 ADDED: Windows Analytics, Windows Storage Server 2008 (all editions), Internet Explorer 10, StorSimple Data Manager, Visio Services in SharePoint Online. ADDED: Windows 10, version 1903 (Enterprise, Home, Pro, Pro for Workstations, IoT Enterprise), and Windows Server, version 1903 (Datacenter, Standard, IoT Enterprise) EDIT: Support for Exchange Server 2010 (all editions) extended from 14 January 2020 to October 13, 2020

Edits from January 2020
ADDED: Exchange Server 2010, Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 for Remote Desktop Services, Expression Studio 4, Windows 10 Pro Education, EDITED: Visual Basic 2010 Express, Visual Basic C # 2010 Express, Visual Basic C ++ 2010 Express, Visual Web Developer 2010 Express, Expression Encoder 4 , Expression Web 4 dates updated to July 14th, 2020. EDITED: OneNote 2016 general support extended from October 13th, 2020 to October 10th, 2023. EDITED: certain editions removed, "all editions" added to the parent listing

February 2020 edits ADDED: Dynamics 365 Business Central on-premises, Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 Service Pack 1

Edits made April 2020 EDITED: Windows 10, version 1709 (Enterprise, Education, IoT Enterprise), extended until October 13, 2020 EDITED: Windows 10, version 1809 (Home, Pro, Pro Education, Pro for Workstation, IoT Core), Windows Server, version 1809 (Datacenter Core, Standard Core) extended until November 10, 2020. REMOVED: PerformancePoint services in SharePoint Server 2010, Project Server 2010, SharePoint Server 2010 (supported October 13, 2020 until April 13 Extended in 2021)

Edits from June 2020
REMOVED: Windows Defender Antivirus for Windows 10

Edits from July 2020
ADDED: Expression Studio Ultimate 4
EDIT: Corrections to Visual Basic 2010 Express, Visual C # 2010 Express, and Visual C ++ 2010 Express

Edits from March 2021
REMOVED: Service Pack section. For these, the end of support is subject to the fixed policy
REMOVED: Support for Visio Services in SharePoint Online is extended from September 30, 2020 to September 30, 2021
REMOVED: Support for Windows 10, version 1803 (Enterprise, Education, IoT Enterprise) is extended from November 10, 2020 to May 11, 2021
ADDED: Windows 10 Mobile Enterprise, released October 2017
ADDED: Products for which end-of-support dates have been announced since release