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Supported Operating Systems for AV Defender

Workstation Operating Systems

  • Microsoft Windows Vista SP1
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 8, 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows 10 TH2
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Anniversary Update "Redstone"

Tablet And Embedded Operating Systems

  • Windows Embedded Standard 2009
  • Windows Embedded POSReady 2009
  • Windows Embedded Enterprise 7
  • Windows Embedded POSReady 7
  • Windows Embedded Standard 7

Server Operating Systems

  • Microsoft Windows 2008
  • Microsoft Windows 2008 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011
  • Microsoft Windows Home Server 2011
  • Microsoft Windows 2012 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2012 Server R2
  • Microsoft Windows 2016 Server

For Microsoft Windows Embedded Standard 7, TCP/IP, Filter Manager, and Windows Installer must all be enabled.

The Behavioral Analysis module is not supported on devices running Windows XP (64-bit) or Windows Server 2003. It is supported on devices running 32-bit and 64-bit editions of:

  • Windows XP (32-bit only)
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10