Sycopation again

Sorry, I searched the forum for syncopation but didn’t find what I’m looking for.

How can I archieve the upper version instead of the lower one by default? (I had to fake the upper version by using a slur instead of a tie but that distorts the playback.)
My syncopation settings are looking like this:

Thanks for help!

You can use Force Duration to produce this result: no need to use a tie to fake up a slur.

Ok, that works. Thank you!