Microsoft Announces Extended Support for Windows XP Home and Media Center Edition
Announces Extended Support for Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Media Center
Edition | Microsoft Announces
Extended Support for Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Media Center Edition
Microsoft adds the Extended Support phase to two consumer
products, providing customers with an additional five years of support.
REDMOND, Wash. — Jan.
Who: Microsoft Corp.
What: Today, Microsoft is announcing the addition of an
Extended Support phase for the Windows® XP Home Edition and Windows XP Media
Center Edition operating systems, providing consumers with an additional phase
With the addition of Extended Support, the support life
cycle for Windows XP Home Edition and Windows XP Media Center Edition will
include a total of five years of Mainstream Support (until April 2009) and five
years of Extended Support, matching the support policy provided for Windows XP
The Microsoft Support Lifecycle policy standardizes Microsoft®
product support policies for business and developer products as well as for
consumer, hardware, multimedia and Microsoft Dynamics™ products.
When: Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2007, 6 a.m. EST