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AASHTOWare Bridge Software - Sunsetting Support for Microsoft Windows XP

AASHTOWare Bridge End User Designee,
 
Microsoft ended support for Windows XP on April 8, 2014.  Microsoft will no longer provide technical assistance and automatic updates to ensure the security and integrity of Windows XP.  With consideration of this end of support decision from Microsoft and to focus the AASHTOWare Bridge products’ development efforts on the latest technologies and operating system, the AASHTOWare Bridge Task Force has decided to cease the support of Windows XP.  The following is information pertaining to each AASHTOWare Bridge product.
 
For AASHTOWare Bridge Design and Rating (BrDR), AASHTOWare Bridge Design (BrD) and AASHTOWare Bridge Rating (BrR), the support of Windows XP will cease with the release of version 6.7.  Versions of BrDR, BrD and BrR released prior to version 6.7 that support on Windows XP will continue to be supported.  The versions of Windows supported by the current and the next three releases are listed below.  Please contact BrDR@mbakerintl.com for more information.
 
BrDR, BrD and BrR Version
Tentative Release Schedule
Supported Windows Versions
6.5
Current
Windows XP and 7
6.6
June 2014
Windows XP and 7
6.7
June 2015
Windows 7 and 8
6.8
June 2016
Windows 7 and 8
 
For AASHTOWare Bridge Management (BrM), the support of Windows XP will cease with the release of version 5.2.2.  Versions of BrM released prior to version 5.2.2, that currently support Windows XP, will no longer continue supporting Windows XP installations.  The versions of Windows supported by the current and the next two releases are listed below.  Please contact BrM@bentley.com for more information.
 
BrM Version
Tentative Release Schedule
Supported Windows Desktop Versions
5.2.1
Current
Windows XP and 7
5.2.2
Fall 2014
Windows 7
5.2.3
Fall 2015
Windows 7 and 8
 
 
Regards,
 
Timothy A. Armbrecht, P.E., S.E.
Chair, AASHTOWare Bridge Task Force
Acting Engineer of Structural Services
Illinois Department of Transportation
Bureau of Bridges and Structures
 

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