Microsoft End of Life – Products Ending Support in 2023

New year, new technology! Are you prepared for the retirements, end of servicing, and end of support coming to these Microsoft solutions in 2023? 

New year, new technology! Are you prepared for the retirements, end of servicing, and end of support coming to these Microsoft solutions in 2023?

We’ve pulled this information directly from Microsoft’s blog, which can always change. Be sure to check your product’s lifecycle using Microsoft’s Product and Services Lifecycle Information finder, or reach out to our team to understand how your organization may be affected.

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Product Retirements

The following products, governed by the Modern Policy, will retire in 2023.

Product Retirement
Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine (classic) March 1, 2023
Kaizala August 31, 2023
Scheduler for Microsoft 365 September 1, 2023

 

Release End of Servicing

The following product releases, governed by the Modern Policy, will end support in 2023.

Products reaching End of Support

The following products and releases, governed by the Fixed Policy, will end support in 2023.

Product End of Support
Dynamics AX 2012 R3
Dynamics NAV 2013
Dynamics NAV 2013 R2
Internet Information Services (IIS), IIS 8.5 on Windows 8.1
Microsoft Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset 8.0
Microsoft Report Viewer 2012 Runtime
Service Bus for Windows Server
User Experience Virtualization (UE-V) 1.0
Visual Studio 2012
Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2012
Windows 7, Extended Security Update Year 3*
Windows 8.1
Windows Defender For Windows 8 and 8.1
Windows Embedded 8.1 Pro
Windows RT
Windows Server 2008, Extended Security Update Year 3
Windows Server 2008 R2, Extended Security Update Year 3
Workflow Manager 1.0
January 10, 2023
Access 2013
Dynamics GP 2013
Dynamics GP 2013 R2
Excel 2013
Exchange Server 2013
HPC Pack 2012
HPC Pack 2012 R2
Lync 2013
Microsoft Lync Phone Edition
Microsoft Lync Server 2013
Microsoft Office 2013
Microsoft OneNote 2013
Outlook 2013
PowerPoint 2013
Project 2013
Project Server 2013
Publisher 2013
SharePoint Foundation 2013
SharePoint Server 2013
Skype for Business 2015
Visio 2013
Word 2013
April 11, 2023
BizTalk Server 2013
BizTalk Server 2013 R2
Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement Apps, version 9 (on-premises update), Original Release (ver 9.0)
Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring 2.0
Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Extended Security Update Year 4 (Azure only)
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2, Extended Security Update Year 4 (Azure only)
Microsoft SQL Server 2012, Extended Security Update Year 1
Visual Studio 2022 , Version 17.0 (LTSC channel)
Windows Embedded 8 Standard
Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry
July 11, 2023
Excel 2019 for Mac
Hyper-V Server 2012
Hyper-V Server 2012 R2
Internet Explorer 7
Internet Information Services (IIS), IIS 8 on Windows Server 2012
Internet Information Services (IIS), IIS 8.5 on Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Office 2019 for Mac
Microsoft Office Audit and Control Management Server 2013
Outlook 2019 for Mac
PowerPoint 2019 for Mac
Windows Embedded Compact 2013
Windows Embedded POSReady 7, Extended Security Update Year 2*
Windows Embedded Standard 7, Extended Security Update Year 3*
Windows MultiPoint Server 2012
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server Update Services for Windows Server 2012
Windows Server Update Services for Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Storage Server 2012
Windows Storage Server 2012 R2
Word 2019 for Mac
October 10, 2023

Products moving to Extended Support

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

 

Do you need a hand managing your IT lifecycles? Unsure if your technology is going the way of the Dodo? Lost on what to upgrade to now that your tech is expiring? Contact us today to connect with an expert on our team to start a conversation!