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The product support lifecycle information matching your search criteria is listed below.If you do not see your product listed below, check this additional product list for more lifecycle information.

Microsoft provides support on the current service pack, and in some cases the immediately preceding service pack, for the products listed below. See the Lifecycle Support Policy FAQ for details on the Service Pack Support Policy. If you have any questions regarding support for a product, please contact your Microsoft representative. If you need technical support, visit the Contact Microsoft Web site.

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Microsoft Product Lifecycle Search

HelpType the full or partial name of the product you want to find.
HelpThe Lifecycle Start Date is the estimated date that a product or service is made available for support in its applicable worldwide markets.
HelpThe Mainstream Support date is the last date that the product will be in Mainstream Support.
HelpThe Extended Support date is the last date that a product will be in Extended Support.
HelpBoth Mainstream Support or Extended Support dates will be searched.
HelpThe Service Pack Date is the last date that the product will be in Service Pack Support.
Products ReleasedLifecycle Start DateMainstream Support End DateExtended Support End DateService Pack Support End DateNotes
Agents for Visual Studio 201210/31/20121/9/20181/10/20231/13/2015
Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Remote Tools10/31/20121/9/20181/10/20231/13/2015
Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Software Development Kit10/31/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Test Professional10/31/20121/9/20181/10/20231/13/2015
Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Tools for Applications Software Development Kit7/28/20131/9/20181/10/2023
Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Update 411/12/2013Review NoteReview NoteSupport ends 12 months after the next service pack releases or at the end of the product's support lifecycle, whichever comes first. For more information, please see the Developer lifecycle FAQ at
Team Explorer for Microsoft Visual Studio 201210/31/20121/9/20181/10/2023
Workflow Manager Tools for Visual Studio 201210/18/20121/9/20181/10/2023