The information tab is the first one we come to when adding a new product in VirtueMart. We will be using an example of a range of e-commerce movies and related products to demonstrate the different product features of VirtueMart. If you have already read any of the Custom fields recipes you will know why this is useful.
Log in to Joomla! admin and go to the VirtueMart control panel. Now select Products | Products from the left-hand menu and New from the top row of buttons.
First we will enter the basic product information. The page looks like the following screenshot: