7 Days to Die | Server Configuration

It's easy to configure your Pingperfect 7 Days to Die Server. Just follow the steps below.

  1. Open the 'Configuration Files' section from your control panel.
  2. Select the 'Configuration Editor' option next to 'pingperfect.xml'
  3. Refer to the Configuration settings below and change the respective settings where you need to do so in order to configure your server to your desires.


7 Days to Die Version Settings

Alpha 17    //Tick to make the configuration file Alpha 17 specific - DO NOT TICK BOTH

Alpha 18    //Tick to make the configuration file Alpha 18 specific - DO NOT TICK BOTH

General Settings

Server list Settings    //Public, Friends only or Private (Will not show on the server list)

Server Name    7DaysToDie V2 Server    //Server name, exactly as it will be displayed in the in-game server browser

Server Password    //Server password, when set, must be entered by anyone who wants to join your server

Server Reserved Slots    0    //Out of the MaxPlayerCount this many slots can only be used by players with a specific permission level

Server Reserved Slots Permission    100    //Required permission level to use reserved slots above

Server Admin Slots    0    //This many admins can still join even if the server has reached MaxPlayerCount

Server Admin Slots Permission    0    //Required permission level to use the admin slots above

Disabled Networking Protocols    //We recommend you leave this setting alone unless the game devs or support have advised turning it on. You have the ability to disable UNET, Raknet, SteamNetworking or any combination of the three

World Settings

Game World    PREGEN02    //PREGEN01, PREGEN02 or PREGEN03 for pre-generated randomly generated worlds, RWG for a randomly generated world your server will generate on next startup, or Navezgane for the Navezgane world, if you choose RWG, and you restart your server, you will need to input the RWG world's actual World name here

World Gen Seed    Pingperfect    //Controls the generated world. **THIS CANNOT BE LEFT EMPTY**

World Gen Size    //1024, 2048, 3072, 4096,  5120, 6144, 7168 or 8192, the following world sizes are supported but you will need additional RAM, and they may be unstable, 9216, 10240, 11264, 12288

Game Name    Pingperfect    //World name that shows up when connecting to server. Also used as the folder where your saves are kept MUST NOT BE SET BLANK

Game Difficulty    2    //0 - 5, 0=easiest, 5=hardest

Cheat Mode    //Tick to enable cheat mode, un-tick to disable cheat mode

Day Length    15    //real time minutes per in game day

Day Light Length    15    //in game hours the sun shines per day

Player Killing Mode    //Kill Strangers Only, Kill Allies Only, Kill Everyone or No Killing

Persistent Player Profiles    //If disabled a player can join with any selected profile. If true they will join with the last profile they joined with

Drop on Death    //A17 = Everything | A18 = Nothing, A17 = Backpack only | A18 = Toolbelt only, A17 = Toolbelt only | A18 = Everything, A17 = Delete everything | A18 = Backpack only or A17 = Nothing | A18 = Delete All

Drop on Quit    //nothing, everything, toolbelt only or backpack only

Air drop marker    //Tick to enable Air drop markers, un-tick to disable air drop markers

Max Animals    50    //WARNING having this set to a high number will make your server lag, we do not recommend going above 60

Zombie Settings

Zombie Movement (daytime, normal zombies)    //Walk, Jog, Run, Sprint or Nightmare

Zombie Movement (nighttime, normal zombies)    //Walk, Jog, Run, Sprint or Nightmare

Zombie Movement (Feral Zombies)    //Walk, Jog, Run, Sprint or Nightmare

Zombie Movement (Blood Moon)    //Walk, Jog, Run, Sprint or Nightmare

Blood Moon Enemy Count    8    //The number of zombies spawned during blood moons per player having this set high will cause a lot of lag.

Blood Moon Frequency    7    //What frequency (in days) should a blood moon take place Set to 0 to disable

Blood Moon Range    0    //How many days can the actual blood moon day randomly deviate from the above setting. Setting this to 0 makes blood moons happen exactly each Nth day as specified in BloodMoonFrequency

Blood Moon Warning     8    //The Hour number that the red day number begins on a blood moon day. Setting this to -1 makes the red never show.

Zombie Pursue Time    60    //Self-explanatory, the time a zombie will pursue a player before losing interest

Enemy Spawn Enabled    //Tick to enable enemy spawns, untick to disable enemy spawns

Zombie Difficulty    //Normal or Feral

Max Spawned Zombies    30    //WARNING having this set to a high number will cause your server to lag. We do not recommend anything above 60

Misc Settings

Max World Transfer Speed (KiB/s)    512    //How fast the world will download to clients

Damage players do to blocks in %    100    //Self-explanatory, Damage players do to blocks in %

Damage AI do to blocks in %    100    //Self-explanatory, Damage AI do to blocks in %

Damage AI does to blocks during blood moons in %    100    //Self-explanatory, Damage AI does to blocks during blood moons in %

XP Gain Multiplier    100    //Self-explanatory, increasing this value will increase XP gained, decreasing this value will decrease XP gained

Block Durability Modifier    100    //Self-explanatory, increasing this value will make blocks more durable, decreasing this value will make blocks less durable

Loot Abundance    100    //Self-explanatory, increasing this value will increase the amount of loot present on the server, decreasing this value will decrease the amount of loot present on the server

Loot Respawn Days    7    //Self-explanatory, the number of server days it will take for the server loot to respawn

Land Claim Size    41    //Self-explanatory, the size of a land claim on the server

Land Claim Dead Zone     30    //Keystones must be this many blocks apart (unless you are friends with the other player

Land Claim Expiry Time    3    //The number of days a player can be offline before their claims expire and are no longer protected

Land Claim Decay Mode    //Linear, Exponential or Full Protection until claim is expired, controls how offline players land claims decay. All claims have full protection for the first 24hrs

Land Claim Count    1    //The amount of land claims given to each player who joins the server

Land Claim online modifier    4    //How much protected claim area block hardness is increased when a player is online. 0 means infinite (no damage will ever be taken)

Land Claim Offline modifier    4    //How much protected claim area block hardness is increased when a player is offline. 0 means infinite (no damage will ever be taken). Default is 32x

Air Drop Frequency    0    //How often airdrop occur in game-hours, 0 == never

Bedroll Dead Zone Size    10.00    //Size of bedroll dead zone, no zombies will spawn inside this area, and any cleared sleeper volumes that touch a bedroll dead zone will not spawn after they've been cleared

Bedroll Expiry Time    45    //Number of days a bedroll stays active after owner was last online

Max Uncovered Map Chunks Per Player    65,536    //Self-explanatory, Max Uncovered Map Chunks Per Player

Safe Zone Level    5    //If a player is less or equal this level he will create a safe zone (no enemies) when spawned

Safe Zone Hours    5    //Hours in world time this safe zone exists

Party Shared Kill Range    //0,100, 500, 1000, 5000, 10000, 10, 20, 30 or 40, How far away players can be and still receive credit for someone else in the parties kill.

Server Login Confirmation Text    Welcome to another Pingperfect.com server    //Message that players must accept before being able to play on your server. Please use ' instead of ". Please avoid special characters as they can cause errors in the coding of the file and prevent the server from booting.

Web Details    //Tick to enable the Server Description and Server Website configuration options below, Untick to disable them

Server Description    A Pingperfect Server    //Server Description, exactly as it will be shown in-game

Server Website    //Server website, exactly as it will be shown in-game

Security Settings

EAC Enabled    //Tick to enable EasyAntiCheat, Untick to disable EasyAntiCheat

7dtd panel password    a70x3    //Set your 7 Days to Die Web Panel password here

Enable Telnet    //Tick to enable Telnet communication to your server, Untick to disable telnet communication on your server

Telnet Password    changeme2    //Set your Telnet password here

Hide command execution    //Show everything, Hide only from Telnet/ControlPanel,  Hide from remote game clients or Hide everything

Max Allowed View Distance    6    //Allows players to see further into the distance on the server, Setting this higher will drastically increase memory usage on your server


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