Fingering placement in MS 3.0
For guitarists, the fingering in MS 2.x works very well:
"LH Guitar Fingering" provides default placement to the left of the note, which is a very common choice in published scores. e.g.
This can be easily adjusted to other positions near the notehead. The adjusted fingering can also be applied to other notes by copy-and-paste.
"Fingering" provides further useful default positions for the guitarist:
Conclusion: The default fingering placements in MS 2.x should be left unchanged in MS 3.