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Ps3 seems to stop reading my discs after a little bit.

The game will start up just fine, but goes to a black screen once the game has to shift to a different area (level, staging screen, etc.). it also does this when quitting the game from the xmb menu. i don't know if this is related or not, but it's not possible to wake the ps3 up by pressing the ps button on the controllers to switch it on. the system has to be manually turned on. we've tried playing one of our downloaded games and we did not have any problems other than turning it on.

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