Unfortunately we are constrained by Microsoft's support of our development environments and operating systems.


As such we can only support Operating Systems that are still within mainstream support.


Below is a list of Windows operating systems and their current support status:



Operating systems
 Latest update or service pack
 End of mainstream support
 End of extended support
Windows XP
Service Pack 3
April 14, 2009
April 8, 2014
Windows Vista
Service Pack 2
April 10, 2012
April 11, 2017
Windows 7*
Service Pack 1
January 13, 2015
January 14, 2020
Windows 8
Windows 8.1
January 9, 2018
January 10, 2023
Windows 10, released in July 2015**

October 13, 2020
October 14, 2025
Windows Server 2012

January 9, 2018
January 10, 2023
Windows Server 2012 R2

January 9, 2018
January 10, 2023