7 Days to Die

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7 Days to Die
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The Fun Pimps
The Fun Pimps
Unity 5[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
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[3]
  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
Overall Sound, Music, Ambient Sound and Voice Volume
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


All Localizations besides English are using the Console Translation. The translation isn't always up-to-date as the Console Development is not sync to the PC Development. Various missing and unchanged translations can be found.
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 (outbound) 26900

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0c
Shader Model support 3.0
64-bit executable


Middleware Notes
Interface NGUI
Multiplayer Steamworks

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 CPU
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. Verified by User:Vetle on 2017-05-21
  2. FOV :: 7 Days to Die General Discussions
  3. tiny FOV? :: 7 Days to Die General Discussions