November 08, 2019

SharePoint 2010, 2013, and Related Products End of Support

For organizations still running Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and 2013, both products are out of mainstream support, and have entered their extended support periods.  It is important to understand not only support for SharePoint itself, but also the underlying SQL Server and Windows Server.

The table below outlines the end of extended support for the various components.

Product Version End of Mainstream Support End of Extended Support

SharePoint Server 2010

SharePoint Foundation 2010

SP2Oct 13, 2015Oct 13, 2020

SharePoint Server 2013

SharePoint Foundation 2013

SP1Apr 10, 2018Apr 11, 2023
SQL Server 2008  Expired
SQL Server 2008 R2  Expired
Windows Server 2008SP2Jan 13, 2015Jan 14, 2020
Windows Server 2008 R2SP1Jan 13, 2015Jan 14, 2020
SQL Server 2012SP4Jul 11, 2017Jul 12, 2022
SQL Server 2014SP3Jul 9, 2019Jul 9, 2024
Windows Server 2012 Oct 9, 2018Oct 10, 2023
Windows Server 2012 R2 Oct 9, 2018Oct 10, 2023

 

For details on the product support lifecycle for Microsoft products in general, please visit https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/lifecycle/search.

Only certain versions of Windows Server and SQL Server are supported by SharePoint 2010 and 2013.  Below are the supported versions that themselves are still in extended support.

Environment Supported OS Supported SQL
SharePoint Server 2010 SP2

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 R2

SQL Server 2012 (64-bit)
SharePoint Server 2013 SP1

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 R2

SQL Server 2012
SQL Server 2014

 

SharePoint 2010 Hardware and Software requirements:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/previous-versions/office/sharepoint-server-2010/cc262485(v=office.14)?redirectedfrom=MSDN

SharePoint 2010 Support for Windows Server 2012:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2724471/sharepoint-2010-support-for-windows-server-2012-and-windows-server-201

SharePoint 2013 Hardware and Software requirements:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/install/hardware-and-software-requirements-0