It would be nice to have the positions and sizes of the various windows (navigator, output, &c.) restored from previous version when importing settings at install time.
I believe there are good reasons for not importing the persisted Window System state.
Reassigning to Standa for more details.
Yes, I second this requirement.
The problem about this is that the TopComponents are serializable during IDE sessions and copy this is not trivial. I have requested it years ago and that was the answer, maybe it could change in the future? I will try to find my old issue, but no lucky until now.
Take a look at 141369 and 140875. The last one was asked by gholmer too :)
You already have my vote on this.