Modifying other workspace elements
You can adjust the brightness of the Microsoft Expression Encoder workspace, and also the size and location of the panels.
To adjust the brightness of the workspace elements
On the Tools menu, click Options.
To change the brightness of the workspace, select an option from the Theme menu.
To change the locations of the tabs
Drag any tab from its current location. A blue line appears at the edge of the workspace as you drag the tab to a new location. When you reach your desired location, release the mouse button.
To hide panels
You can hide or reveal panels by clicking Turn on AutoHide or Turn off AutoHide at the upper-right corner of each panel. When you hide a panel, it becomes recessed into the side of the workspace, and only the tab name is visible. To reveal it, click the corresponding tab.
To resize panels
Drag the space between panels to change the dimensions of a panel.
Resizing a panel