THERE ARE A FEW NEW features in VSX4 that allow workspace customizations beyond previous versions. I’ll first cover existing methods, then the new ones. So that your views will match the book’s screen shots, I’ll stick with the default view in the end. Afterward, though, you can use any of the other views you like.
VSX4 will force its view to fill your entire screen. There is no ability to adjust the actual screen size any smaller than your screen, at least not on a single monitor system anyway. Also remember that VSX4 needs a minimum screen area of 1024 x 768 pixels.
In the default workspace, there are several ways to resize and reposition each of the three (Preview, Library, and Timeline) ...