I just throw a bunch of data on it and use it. (Keeping the data stored and unused on the original media as well in the meantime.) Once I've had it running good for a couple of weeks, I move to a normal usage.
“What the hell did you expect? Leave Vista under the pillow and the OS fairy would make it Win7?” -El Fiendo
“And Bring Mailman back god damnit, he is the Eric Cartman of TPU” -MRCL