7 Days to Die

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This game is currently undergoing alpha testing and development - information here may change frequently and could be outdated or irrelevant.
7 Days to Die
7 Days to Die cover
The Fun Pimps
The Fun Pimps
Release dates
Windows Early access
OS X Early access
Linux Early access

General information

Official forums
Official wiki
Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\The Fun Pimps\7 Days To Die\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Preferences/unity.The Fun Pimps.7 Days To Die.plist
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/The Fun Pimps/7 Days To Die/
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\7DaysToDie\Saves\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/7DaysToDie/Saves/
Linux ~/.local/share/7DaysToDie/Saves/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Full tested size: (1920+1280)x1024 in windowed mode (on Linux).[citation needed]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
FOV slider up to 90°; for higher settings see Field of view (FOV).
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Launch the game in window with -popupwindow parameter
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Force with graphics driver
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Half and Full.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
No FPS limit observable.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Set FOV in console[1]
  1. Open the console.
  2. Enter sg OptionsFieldOfView followed by the FOV you want.


Entering this command without a value will show the current value being used.
FOV changes do not affect the size of weapons on the screen.[2]

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio CC Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types


Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
UDP (outbound) 26900

VR support[edit]

Headsets Native Notes
HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
Oculus Rift support is planned (Kickstarter stretch goal achieved).[3]

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3 7
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core 3.0 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia 8800 GTX
Radeon HD 4770
Nvidia GTX 460
Radeon HD 5850
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6 10.9
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core 3.0 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia 9800M GTS
Radeon HD 6770M
Nvidia GT 650M or 750M


  1. tiny FOV? :: 7 Days to Die General Discussions
  2. FOV :: 7 Days to Die General Discussions
  3. 7 Days to Die - Zombie Survival Game by The Fun Pimps Entertainment LLC — Kickstarter