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In VirtueMart we use the joomla template system to create the overrides of a plugin.
To check if your plugin is overridable, then you check your installation. Search for your plugin in the path

/root/plugins/group/name, for example: /plugins/vmcustom/textinput

If the plugin has a second folder with the same name, then it is using the overridable pattern. For example: /plugins/vmcustom/textinput/textinput

To overwrite plugins, just copy the second folder to /templates/[yourtemplate]/html/[group]/[name]

To overwrite plugins, just copy the second folder to


You can see the group of your plugin, when you enter the extension list. Or it is the uppermost folder the plugin is using.
For example: we use:

Then the right path for the textinput plugin would be /templates/[yourtemplate]/html/vmcustom/textinput

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