Internet Explorer 11
Internet Explorer 11 follows the Component Lifecycle Policy.
The Internet Explorer (IE) 11 desktop application ended support for Windows 10 semi-annual channel on June 15, 2022. Customers are encouraged to move to Microsoft Edge with IE mode. Go [here] (https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-it-pro-blog/internet-explorer-11-desktop-app-retirement-faq/ba-p/2366549) to learn more. IE mode enables backward compatibility and will be supported through at least 2029. Additionally, Microsoft will provide notice one year prior to retiring IE mode. Go here for a list of supported operating systems for Internet Explorer, including versions impacted by this announcement.
Support dates are shown in the Pacific Time Zone (PT) - Redmond, WA, USA.
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- Migration guidance
- Internet Explorer 11 desktop app retirement FAQ
- Internet Explorer/Edge Lifecycle FAQ
- Internet Explorer supported operating systems
- Microsoft Edge supported operating systems
Some versions of Internet Explorer may be supported past the latest OS end date when Extended Security Updates (ESUs) are available. Go here for a list of products offering ESUs.
Note that the retired, out-of-support Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) desktop application will be permanently disabled on certain versions of Windows 10 as part of the February 2023 Windows security update (“B”) release scheduled for February 14, 2023. Go here to learn more.