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In ubuntu 13.10 in order to install numlockx you had to run:
sudo apt-get install numlockx
After you install numlockx you had to run:
gksudo gedit /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf
At the end of this file you had to enter greeter-setup-script=/usr/bin/numlockx on
In 14.04 when you run gksudo gedit /etc/lightdm/lightdm.conf it opens up a blank file....
How do i set up numlockx in 14.04?

I have also tried to follow this answer but that did not work either.

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For Lubuntu 14.04 I edited the file ~/.config/lxsession/Lubuntu/autostart and appended the line:

@/usr/bin/numlockx on
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