Updated November 11, 2021
Added the Critical Incident Whitepaper 2022.
Updated October 11, 2021
Added a link to the recorded training session for MDA and Device Configuration for Program Year 2022. This can be found under the 2022 tab.
Updated September 8, 2021
- Updated the MDA Validation Toolkit and added a link to the toolkit to the 2022 tab.
Updated September 7, 2021
- Added multiple language versions of the document “Introduction and Onboarding to the MDA Program”.
Updated September 3, 2021
Added a new communications page titled “PY2022 MDA and Device Configuration Training Updates and Information” to the 2022 tab which provides updates for the Program 2022 Training Courses and Upcoming Training events.
Updated August 19, 2021
- Added the MDA Autopilot Models and Process Template to the 2022 tab.
Updated August 18, 2021
- Added the Program Year 2022 Training dates, times, and links to register for the events.
Updated August 11, 2021
- Reformatted the layout of the 2021 and 2022 tabs.
Updated July 29, 2021
- Updated the format of the MDA Resource Center
- Add the document "Introduction to the MDA Program"
- Added the MDA Program Training to the 2021 and 2022 tabs, as well as additional resources for partners
Updated July 9, 2021
Added MDA Windows Release Test Guidance for Windows 11 Refresh.
Updated July 1, 2021
- Updated MDA 2021 Program Addendum Document- Clean to show the new Windows name.
- Added MDA 2021 Program Addendum Document- Redline to show the changes when the name was updated.
- Updated MDA 2022 Program Letter
Updated June 24, 2021
Added MDA Windows Release Testing Announcement for June 28 - August 20 required Windows Release Testing.
Updated May 19, 2021
Updated program documents.
Updated April 22, 2021
Added MDA 2022 Program Letter – Final.
Updated March 30, 2021
Added new download page for MDA Windows Release Test Guidance for Windows October 2021 Release.
Updated March 22, 2021
Added 2022 Tab in preparation for final Program Year 2022 documents coming in June.
Updated March 18, 2021
Added the Release Testing Notification for the Windows October 2021.
Updated March 15, 2021
Added Preview version of the MDA 2021 Program Addendum.
Updated February 23, 2021
Created a new download page for 21H1 MDA Testing Guidance.
Updated February 10, 2021
Updated with a new communication page for Windows 10 21H1 adoption and testing, changing both to recommended, not required.
Updated December 23, 2020
Updated with a notification of the upcoming Windows Release, named "21H1", and the Market Development Agreement (MDA) Milestone 1 Windows Release Testing details.
Updated December 16, 2020
Changed the default tab to 2021.
Updated November 16, 2020
Removed the 2019 Tab from the Resource Center.
Updated October 9, 2020
Added a link to the PY2021 Critical Incident White Paper to the MDA Resource Center’s 2021 tab.
Updated September 15, 2020
Added a link to the new MDA 2021 - Transition recommendations for Shipping Drivers on Windows Update requirement communication page.
Updated September 11, 2020
Added a link to the MDAVT Tool to the MDA 2021 tab and removed out of date resources from the 2021 tab.
Updated August 21, 2020
Added a link to the Jumpstart, Device Configuration, and MDA Program Training for PY2021 page.
Updated August 7, 2020
Added a link to the 20H2 Windows Upgrade Test Guidance.
Updated August 5, 2020
Adjusted links to more appropriately reflect the program years.
Updated July 31, 2020
Add a link to the new MDA Autopilot Models and Process Template download page to the MDA Resource Center 2021 tab under MDA General Resources.
Updated July 28, 2020
Added a new section to the MDA 2021 tab for MDA Tools and added a link to the MDA Validation Tool.
Updated July 17, 2020
Added a link to the 2021 Programs Training for OEM/ODM Partners.
Updated June 19, 2020
Added a link to the MDA Validation Tool to the 2020 tab of the MDA Resource Center.
Updated June 11, 2020
The 20H2 MDA Upgrade Testing Notification has been added to MDA 2020 Milestone 1.
Updated May 15, 2020
Updates made to the MDA 2021 tab – Publication of the redline and final documents for the MDA 2021 program.
Updated March 26, 2020
These materials provide context to the proposed changes for OEM Program Year 2021 effective October 1, 2020.
Updated March 6, 2020
Added a tab for the 2021 program year.
Updated December 16, 2019
Added a link to the 20H1 Windows Upgrade Test Guidance under Milestone 1.
Updated December 11, 2019
This communication is to provide specific dates and details regarding the 20H1 Windows Release Testing requirement under MDA Milestone 1.
Updated November 19, 2019
Redesigned the MDA Resource Center for a more friendly user experience. Resources are now conveniently separated by program year.