7 Days to Die

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7 Days to Die
7 Days to Die cover
The Fun Pimps
The Fun Pimps
Unity 2018.2[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows Early access
macOS (OS X) Early access
Linux Early access
7 Days to Die at Wikipedia

General information

Official Website
Official Forum - Bugs can be reported here
Official wiki
Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
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macOS (OS X)
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macOS (OS X)
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
Huge impact on FPS and HUD not centered
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Set to 65° by default. Can be modified by using Console Commands.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Launch the game in window with -popupwindow parameter
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Half and Full.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
No FPS limit observable.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Set FOV in console[3]
  1. Open the console (F1).
  2. Enter sg OptionsFieldOfViewNew followed by the FOV value you want.


Entering this command without a value will show the current value being used.
Closing or restarting the game application will return the value to default 65°.
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
Overall Sound, Music, Ambient Sound and Voice Volume
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


All localizations are using the console translation. The translation isn't up-to-date to the current version as the console development is put on hiatus. Various missing or wrong translations can be found while playing.
The language can be changed in the game properties using Steam.
Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types


Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
UDP 26900
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

VR support[edit]

Devices Native Notes
Tobii Eye Tracking
Use Tobii Game Hub. Supports head tracking.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
OpenGL 4.5
Vulkan 1.1.86
Shader Model support 5.0
64-bit executable


Middleware Notes
Interface NGUI
Multiplayer Steamworks
Anti-cheat Easy Anti-cheat

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) 6 GB 12 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) 1024 MB of VRAM
DirectX 10 compatible
2048 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6 10.9
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core 3.0 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 6 GB 12 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) 1024 MB of VRAM 2048 MB of VRAM
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04 Ubuntu 14.04
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core 3.0 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 6 GB 12 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) 1024 MB of VRAM 2048 MB of VRAM


  1. Unity engine build: 2018.2.0f2