For any customers who might be using Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search, this is a reminder that in 2008, it was replaced with Microsoft Search Server 2008. At that time, Microsoft discontinued support for Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search. This is especially important to note if you plan to install Service Pack 2 (SP2) for SharePoint Products and Technologies on a server that is running Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search. This can cause Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search to incorrectly register as a trial version.

We recommend that you do one of the following instead: