Guitar slide-in notation

For a guitar piece I would like to notate a slide-in.
The jazz articulation Lift (straight) seemed appropriate but when I enter the fingering indication (which I need because it is an E4 played on the 2nd string followed by the same note played on the 1st string) the finger number is pushed away from the note.
Then I discovered the fingering shift option but it doesn’t work. I have seen that other users had problems with this option. I guess it works only when it is expected, so for open strings notes it won’t work even though I specified the string to be used.

Are you looking for this? It works for notes belonging to fretted instruments, like guitars.

The fingering shift is more intended for string instruments like violin.

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Beppe, please note that the slide-in option will only be available if “fingering inside staff” is expressly allowed in engraving options. If you then want fingerings to appear outside of the staff anyway, you’ll have to flip that option for every fingering separately…

Cheers, Benji

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Well, sort of, but without the mandatory fingering. A good example of what I am looking for can be found here:

I am referring to those tiny dashes.

The image is from the article available here: