How to watch from abroad? is a mixture of lots of different TV channels including TV4, Sjuan, TV11, TV4 Sport, TV4 Sport Xtra, TV4 News, TV4 Fakta, TV4 Fakta XL, TV4 Film and TV4 Komedi. Most of these channels are pay-tv, meaning that you need a subscription to watch them. But, if you have a subscription, but try to watch them from abroad it will not work.

TV4Play is blocked outside Sweden. Even if you own a VPN subscription, you will have trouble getting access to this popular Swedish streaming service from abroad. So, what can you do if you want to watch programs on TV4Play outside Sweden?

TV4Play has free content and content for which a subscription is needed at their website. But, a Swedish IP address is not enough to get access to the service. So, what can you do to stream TV4Play abroad?

Error messages if you try to watch TV4Play abroad

Something went wrong, error message on TV4Play
Något gick fel – Det verkar som om innehållet du försöker spela inte fungerar. (Something went wrong)
Your region is hidden, TV4Play discovers the usage of proxy and VPn services.
Din region är dold – Du verkar använda en trafikanonymiseranda tjänst som VPN eller proxy. Stäng av den för att få tillgång till TV4:s innehåll igen. (Your region is hidden because you use a VPN or a proxy)

What can you do if you get any of the error messages as seen above when you try to watch TV4Play outside Sweden?

What is the solution as you want to watch TV4Play outside Sweden?

You need to purchase a VPN subscription to PureVPN or ExpressVPN.

PureVPN has a 31-day full refund policy, and it has servers in more than 100 nations. They are quite cheap, and they work well with lots of streaming sites, including Disney+, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and several Netflix regions. One PureVPN subscription can be used on 5 devices at the same time.

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ExpressVPN has a 30-day money-back guarantee. They have servers in more than 70 nations, and they are called the fastest VPN on the market. They are brilliant for unblocking streaming sites such as Disney+, Netflix in almost 10 nations, BBC/ITV, and many other sites. One subscription can be used simultaneously on five devices.

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  • After you have signed up with one of the VPN providers, download their VPN client.
  • Run the client and connect to a server in Germany, Italy, France, or some other EU country.
  • Visit TV4Play and get ready to stream.

It is important that you do not connect to a server in Sweden. All the VPN servers in Sweden are blocked by TV4Play, and that is why you need to connect to a VPN server in a different EU country.

When you connect to a server in a different EU-country, you will be welcomed with this screen.

Registration needed to watch Tv4Play abroad

The final step is to confirm some sort of Swedish identity (registered in Sweden). If you don’t have a Swedish ID yourself, talk to a family member or a friend who can help you out!

You are now ready to watch TV4Play outside Sweden!

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