Windows Server 2019

Windows Server 2019 follows the Fixed Lifecycle Policy.

This applies to the following editions: Datacenter, Essentials, 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 Server 2019 2018-11-13T00:00:00.000-08:00 2024-01-09T22:59:59.999-08:00 2029-01-09T22:59:59.999-08:00


Containers released with Windows Server 2019 follow the same lifecycle dates.


Windows Server 2019 and Windows Server, version 1809 were re-released on Nov 13, 2018. Support dates have been adjusted accordingly.


  • Datacenter
  • Essentials
  • Standard