TV4 is a . It started broadcasting by in 1990 and, since 1992, on the terrestrial network. In 1994, TV4 became the largest channel and remained so for a number of years. The two channels of (SVT) lost more and more viewers for a couple of years. But after making schedule changes in 2001, had practically the same numbers of viewers as TV4. Since 2004 the TV4 Group has been a fully active member of the .