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is there a way to lock the phone with a key press

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without pressing the button on the top of the droid x (android 2.3.4)
how to lock the phone
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You would need to install an app to do that.  

https://play.google.com/store/search?q=lock+phone

There are a lot of apps that allow you to immediately lock the screen.  Some of them also allow you to lock the screen by shaking the phone.

https://play.google.com/store/search?q=lock+phone+shake
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thanks for the phone lock
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