Platform Support

RStudio products and packages will support the following operating systems and browsers

Platform Support

RStudio, PBC

Last Updated: March 2, 2021

RStudio software will support operating systems and browsers listed below until the vendor no longer supports them or until R/Python no longer supports them.


New releases of RStudio products and packages will support operating systems and browsers listed below until either of the following occurs: (1) the vendor no longer supports them; or (2) new releases of the applicable Open Source Language (such as R or Python) no longer support them. All RStudio products and packages will follow the same platform support strategy.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, we will continue to offer customers that have a current valid subscription for an RStudio product RStudio’s standard support services for that product pursuant to the RStudio Support Program for up to six months beyond the vendor end of support date; provided, however, that new releases of RStudio products and packages by RStudio within that six-month window will not test against these browsers and operating systems.


Frequently Asked Questions

1. How does RStudio define the vendor end of support date?

For RHEL / CentOS, it is the end of their maintenance support phase. For Ubuntu, it is the end of their maintenance updates. For SLES / openSUSE, it is the end of their general support.

2. Does RStudio offer support services beyond the vendor end of support date?

Yes, RStudio professional products receive standard support services through our Support Program for up to six months beyond the vendor end of support date.

3. Are new releases still tested against operating systems and browsers during the six months following the the vendor end of support date?

No, new releases are not tested against operating systems and browsers after the vendor end of support date.

4. What products and packages follow our platform support strategy?

All RStudio products and packages follow the same platform support strategy.

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