Microsoft® Windows® XP operating system and Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003 end of support

Many Pyxis™ technologies from BD run on Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional (XP Pro) and Microsoft Windows XP Embedded (XPe) operating systems, and use Microsoft® Windows® Server 2003. The following information provides an overview of the Windows XP Pro, XPe and Server 2003 end of support.

When is Windows XP Pro, XPe and Server 2003 end of support?

  • Support for the Windows XP Pro operating system ended on April 8, 2014.
  • Support for the Windows XPe operating system ended on January 12, 2016.
  • Support for Windows Server 2003 ended on July 15, 2015.

What happens after these dates?

BD is currently providing extended support, in partnership with Microsoft, on the Windows XP Pro operating system, Windows XPe operating system and Windows Server 2003.

What does this mean for our customers?

This extended support will ensure that patches for critical vulnerabilities are provided to BD by Microsoft, and that there will be no disruption or changes to the current levels of support being provided by BD for the impacted Pyxis products.


For questions about Microsoft Windows XP and Server 2003 end of support, contact 888.876.4287.