Products Ending Support in 2022

Originally published: June 2019

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The following list represents products retiring or reaching the end of support in 2022. 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 Modern Policy

The following products, governed by the Modern Policy, will retire in 2022.

Product (Modern Policy) Retirement
Dynamics 365 Talent February 2, 2022
Windows 10, version 1909 (Enterprise, Education, IoT Enterprise) May 10, 2022

Products governed by the Fixed Policy

The following products, governed by the Fixed Policy, will end support in 2022.

Product (Fixed Policy) End of Support
Visual Studio LightSwitch 2011 January 11, 2022
Microsoft AppFabric 1.1 for Windows Server April 12, 2022
Cloud Platform System
Microsoft Report Viewer Redistributable 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Core
SQL Server 2012
System Center 2012 App Controller
System Center 2012 Configuration Manager
System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager
System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection
System Center 2012 Operations Manager
System Center 2012 Orchestrator
System Center 2012 Service Manager
System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager
System Center 2012 R2 App Controller
System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager
System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager
System Center 2012 R2 Endpoint Protection
System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager
System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator
System Center 2012 R2 Service Manager
System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager
Windows Azure Pack (on Windows Server 2012 R2)
Windows Azure Pack V2 Web Sites
July 12, 2022
Forefront Identity Manager 2010
Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2
October 11, 2022
Azure StorSimple 8000 Series
Azure StorSimple 1200 Series
StorSimple Data Manager
December 31, 2022

Products moving to Extended Support

The following products will be moving from Mainstream to Extended Support in 2022. 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
BizTalk Server 2016 (all editions)
Dynamics NAV 2017
Host Integration Server 2016
HPC Pack 2016
Hyper-V Server 2016
Microsoft Internet Information Services 10.0
System Center 2016 Data Protection Manager
System Center 2016 Operations Manager
System Center 2016 Orchestrator
System Center 2016 Service Manager
System Center 2016 Virtual Machine Manager
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2017
Windows Defender for Windows Server 2016
Windows Server 2016 (all editions)
Windows Server Update Services for Windows Server 2016
Windows Storage Server 2016
January 11, 2022
Visual Studio 2017 April 12, 2022
SQL Server 2017 on Linux (all editions)
SQL Server 2017 on Windows (all editions)
October 11, 2022

Change Log

September 2019 edits
REMOVED: Windows Azure Pack (on Windows Server 2016)

February 2020 edits
ADDED: Dynamics 365 Talent, Windows 10, version 1909 (Enterprise, Education, IoT Enterprise)
UPDATED: SQL Server 2017 date changed to October 11, 2022
REMOVED: Windows 10 Enterprise 2016 LTSB, Windows 10 IoT Enterprise 2016 LTSB, Dynamics AX 2012 R3