Windows Embedded Standard 7

Windows Embedded Standard 7 follows the Fixed Lifecycle Policy.

This applies to the following editions: Standard

Support dates are shown in the Pacific Time Zone (PT) - Redmond, WA, USA.

Support Dates

Listing Start Date Mainstream End Date Extended End Date
Windows Embedded Standard 7 2010-07-29T00:00:00.000-08:00 2015-10-13T22:59:59.999-08:00 2020-10-13T22:59:59.999-08:00


Version Start Date End Date
Extended Security Update Year 3* 2022-10-12T00:00:00.000-08:00 2023-10-10T22:59:59.999-08:00
Extended Security Update Year 2* 2021-10-13T00:00:00.000-08:00 2022-10-11T22:59:59.999-08:00
Extended Security Update Year 1* 2020-10-14T00:00:00.000-08:00 2021-10-12T22:59:59.999-08:00
Service Pack 1 2011-02-28T00:00:00.000-08:00 2020-10-13T22:59:59.999-08:00
Original Release 2010-07-29T00:00:00.000-08:00 2013-04-09T22:59:59.999-08:00


'*Extended Security Updates (ESU) are available for Windows Embedded Standard 7 for up to an additional three years past the end of support via OEMs. Contact your Microsoft partner or account team to learn more.


  • Standard