Currently Being ModeratedOct 31, 2013 7:04 PM (in response to NP_iDad)
There is an option in Settings to make things a bit easier.
the option you are looking for is Assistive Touch.It allows commonly used commands
like open, close, home screen, lock, unlock to be triggered by one press on a floating
button on the screen rather than pressing home button. I am not sure if you can do this