Microsoft Money Plus Sunset versions are replacements for expired versions of Microsoft Money Essentials, Deluxe, Premium and Home and Business. Microsoft stopped selling Money on Jun 30, 09. Last version (Money Plus, or Money 2008) required activation in order to be fully functional. On Jan 31, 2011 all online services and assisted support for all versions of Money end. All Money Plus users whose online services expiration date is on or after the Jan 31, 2011 date can continue to use their existing copy of Money Plus (or older versions Money) to retain online service until that date. Money Plus Sunset is available in two versions: Money Plus Deluxe Sunset – designed to replace Essentials, Deluxe and Premium; Money Plus Home & Business Sunset – designed to replace Home & Business.
In Money Plus Sunset, “Online Help is replaced with a local Help file,” the company added in KB2118008. “No Assisted Support – Self Help and community support may continue to be available for a few more years. File conversion from older versions of Money. The Sunset versions will be able to open and convert Money Plus files and files from older versions of Money (e.g. Money 2006, Money 2007). Note that the inability to convert from regional (non-US) versions of Money still applies.”