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Azure Functions support for Python 3.6 is ending on 30 September 2022

Published date: August 26, 2021

Because Python 3.6 will reach the end of community support on 23 December 2021, applications hosted on Azure Functions using Python 3.6 will be unsupported after 30 September 2022. 

Required action 

To avoid any service disruption and potential security vulnerabilities in your applications, we recommend you upgrade to Python 3.8, and then follow the steps to update your applications settings before 30 September 2022.  

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