I'm sort of a n00b when it comes to typography - but I have started to learn more using FontLab VI.

I have created a simple custom font - but I still have no idea how to do custom font hinting. When I use the automated tool, it comes out pretty close, but there are a few issues.

Specifically, the lower angled portions of some characters (e.g. v and w) don't seem to descend as far as other characters. See below:

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How do I fix that?

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