We saw a lot of discussions around the “The trial period for this product has expired”. We had two issues with that message in MSX2010 and MSF2010.
Issue 1: Just a false alarm and documented here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/joerg_sinemus/archive/2010/07/14/microsoft-sharepoint-foundation-2010-and-microsoft-search-server-express-2010-trial-period-has-expired.aspx
Issue 2: Trying to use the Secure Store Service in MSX2010 is not possible from the beginning. For this issue we need a hotfix and that is now available with the August cumulative update circle.
How were the repro steps?
2. Here click to manage the Secure Store Service:
To solve this problem you need to download the hotfix from here:
The kb article 2276336 will be available later: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2276336