Products Ending Support in 2023

Originally published: June 2019

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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. Go here to learn about Fixed and Modern Lifecycle policies and service packs.

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)
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
Windows 8.1 Enterprise
Windows 8.1 Enterprise N
Windows 8.1 N
Windows 8.1 Pro
Windows 8.1 Pro N
Windows Defender for Windows 8.1
Windows Embedded 8.1 Pro
Windows RT 8.1
Workflow Manager and Client 1.0
January 10, 2023
Access 2013
Excel 2013
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)
OneNote 2013
Outlook 2013
PowerPoint 2013
Publisher 2013
Project Server 2013
SharePoint Foundation 2013
SharePoint Server 2013
Skype for Business 2015
Visio 2013
Word 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.

Product 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

February 2020 edits
ADDED: Skype for Business 2015