Smilies

Explanation

'Smilies' are small graphical images that can be used to convey an emotion or feeling. If you have used email or internet chat, you are likely familiar with the smilie concept. Certain standard strings are automatically converted into smilies. Try twisting your head on one side if you do not 'get' smilies; using a bit of imagination should reveal a face of some description.

If you want to disable smilies in a post that you make, you can select the 'Disable Smilies' option when posting. This is particularly useful if you are posting program code and you do not want ;) converted to a smilie face!

Smilie List

What to Type
Resulting Graphic
Meaning
  • Video Game Smilies
  • :Wii:
    Wii
    Wii
  • :OLI
    Olimar
    Olimar
  • :WA
    Wario
    Wario
  • :mspac:
    MsPac
    MsPac
  • :LK
    Link
    Link
  • :GEN:
    Genesis
    Genesis
  • :SNES:
    SNES
    SNES
  • :GMB
    Goomba
    Goomba
  • :RY
    Riding Yoshi
    Riding Yoshi
  • :GB
    Gameboy
    Gameboy
  • :TF
    Triforce
    Triforce
  • :E:
    edance
    edance
  • :N64:
    N64
    N64
  • :STM
    Starman
    Starman
  • :XBOX:
    Xbox
    Xbox
  • :PAC
    Pac
    Pac
  • :NES
    NES
    NES
  • :POKE:
    Pokeball
    Pokeball
  • :MMS:
    Mega Man Shot
    Mega Man Shot
  • :DKB
    Donkey Kong Beating Chest
    Donkey Kong Beating Chest
  • :VBA:
    Virtual Boy
    Virtual Boy
  • :BOO
    Boo
    Boo
  • :SC
    Sonic
    Sonic
  • :DKC
    DKC
    DKC
  • :CB
    Crash
    Crash
  • :X:
    X-Wing
    X-Wing
  • :DC:
    Dreamcast
    Dreamcast
  • :DRM:
    Dr. Mario
    Dr. Mario
  • :DIX
    Dixie Kong
    Dixie Kong
  • :PSX:
    PSX
    PSX
  • :DK
    DK
    DK
  • :SM
    Super Mario
    Super Mario
  • :PH
    Harry Jump
    Harry Jump
  • :PP
    PrincessPeach
    PrincessPeach
  • :SMURF:
    Smurf
    Smurf
  • :T:
    Tdance
    Tdance
  • :SAM:
    Samus
    Samus
  • :MM
    MegaMan
    MegaMan
  • :Z
    Zelda
    Zelda
  • :HO
    Masterchief
    Masterchief
  • :AT
    Atari2600
    Atari2600
  • :AST:
    Astroboy
    Astroboy
  • :SONRUN:
    Sonic Running
    Sonic Running
  • :FX
    Fox
    Fox
  • :JS
    Joystick
    Joystick
  • :PS2:
    PS2
    PS2
  • :KK
    KK Slider
    KK Slider
  • :ZOM:
    Zombie
    Zombie
  • :ROB
    ROB
    ROB
  • :LD
    Laughing Dog
    Laughing Dog
  • :YI
    Yoshi
    Yoshi
  • :SFK
    Surfing Funky
    Surfing Funky
  • :CHOC
    Chocobo
    Chocobo
  • :MO
    Mario
    Mario
  • Animated Smilies
  • :GIRLY:
    Girly
    Girly
  • :WHISTLE:
    Whistle
    Whistle
  • :PTE:
    Pirate
    Pirate
  • :THUMBSDOWN:
    Thumb Down
    Thumb Down
  • :WAGON:
    Welcome Wagon
    Welcome Wagon
  • :PRAY:
    Praying
    Praying
  • :FAN:
    Fan
    Fan
  • :KMA:
    Butt Kiss
    Butt Kiss
  • :COLD:
    Cold
    Cold
  • :PLANE:
    Plane
    Plane
  • :BW:
    Brickwall
    Brickwall
  • :C:
    Clap
    Clap
  • :BEER:
    Beer
    Beer
  • :CLG
    CoolGleam
    CoolGleam
  • :BD:
    Bday
    Bday
  • :SEESTARS:
    See Stars
    See Stars
  • :NC:
    Numchucks
    Numchucks
  • :SURF:
    Surf
    Surf
  • :BOREDOM:
    Boredom
    Boredom
  • :MOCK:
    Mocking
    Mocking
  • :JUMP:
    Jump
    Jump
  • :DNC:
    Dance
    Dance
  • :POK
    Poke
    Poke
  • :HB
    Horseback
    Horseback
  • :PK
    PUNK
    PUNK
  • :ROFL
    ROFL
    ROFL
  • :INSANE:
    Insane
    Insane
  • :ROBOT:
    Robot
    Robot
  • :WLIFT:
    Weight Lift
    Weight Lift
  • :HOT:
    HOT
    HOT
  • :GUNNER:
    Gunner
    Gunner
  • :CRAZY:
    Crazy
    Crazy
  • :SMK
    Smoker
    Smoker
  • :PO
    Hammer
    Hammer
  • :WO
    Wacko
    Wacko
  • :GNR
    gnorsi
    gnorsi
  • :WOOT:
    Woot
    Woot
  • :TYPE:
    Type
    Type
  • :PCE:
    Peace
    Peace
  • :CGG:
    Clean Glasses Girl
    Clean Glasses Girl
  • :BONK:
    Bonk
    Bonk
  • :NOSE:
    Nose Picker
    Nose Picker
  • :POP:
    Deflate
    Deflate
  • :MD
    Mad
    Mad
  • :TZ
    TAZ
    TAZ
  • :ROLL:
    Roll
    Roll
  • :YAHOO:
    Yahoo
    Yahoo
  • :DANCER:
    Dancer
    Dancer
  • :JDANCER:
    Jive Dance
    Jive Dance
  • :HOURS:
    Hourglass
    Hourglass
  • :CRY:
    Crying
    Crying
  • :RUN:
    RUN
    RUN
  • :LS
    Sabers
    Sabers
  • :MSC
    Muscle
    Muscle
  • :|^
    Surrender
    Surrender
  • :WSHP
    Worship
    Worship
  • :BLEH:
    Bleh
    Bleh
  • :HIDE:
    Hide
    Hide
  • :WINK:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :NEWB:
    Newbie
    Newbie
  • :THEWAVE:
    The Wave
    The Wave
  • :C2:
    Crazy2
    Crazy2
  • :GAMER:
    Gamer
    Gamer
  • :CPCH:
    Computer Punch
    Computer Punch
  • :QUOTES:
    Quotes
    Quotes
  • :WN
    willynilly
    willynilly
  • :L
    Lush
    Lush
  • :DRL
    drool
    drool
  • :SWORDS:
    Swordfight
    Swordfight
  • :HOW:
    How Much
    How Much
  • :CHEER:
    Cheer
    Cheer
  • :DLOOK:
    Don't Look
    Don't Look
  • :PARTY:
    Itza Party
    Itza Party
  • :DEDHORS:
    Dead Horse
    Dead Horse
  • :J
    JawDrop
    JawDrop
  • :CHR
    Cheers
    Cheers
  • :TT
    toetap
    toetap
  • :Blah:
    Blah
    Blah
  • :JUG:
    Juggle
    Juggle
  • :ROFL:
    ROFL
    ROFL
  • :PT:
    Pointer
    Pointer
  • :CRIB:
    Crib
    Crib
  • :HIDING:
    Hiding
    Hiding
  • :CHILL:
    Chill Pill
    Chill Pill
  • :CRZY:
    Crazy Laugh
    Crazy Laugh
  • :BABY:
    Rocking Baby
    Rocking Baby
  • :NV
    Nervous
    Nervous
  • :CLP
    Clapper
    Clapper
  • :@@
    RollEyes
    RollEyes
  • :LALA:
    LALALA
    LALALA
  • :/)
    Boat
    Boat
  • Static Smilies
  • :TUP:
    Thumbs Up
    Thumbs Up
  • :BX
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :AL
    Alien
    Alien
  • :CLN
    Clown
    Clown
  • :DG:
    dog
    dog
  • :JAVA:
    Java
    Java
  • :DD
    Dude
    Dude
  • :MYST:
    Mysterty Solved
    Mysterty Solved
  • :SN
    Santa
    Santa
  • :JST
    Jester
    Jester
  • :TRL
    Troll
    Troll
  • :O:
    Detective
    Detective
  • :B
    Butt
    Butt
  • :NRD
    Nerd
    Nerd
  • :TDOWN:
    Thumbs Down
    Thumbs Down
  • :FLIPOFF:
    The Bird
    The Bird
  • :BE
    BigEar
    BigEar
  • :GIFT:
    Gift
    Gift
  • :D2
    Devil2
    Devil2
  • :GREEDO:
    Greedo
    Greedo
  • :ALU
    Alucard
    Alucard
  • :MCL
    michel
    michel
  • :MART:
    Martini
    Martini
  • :DM:
    Darth Smiley
    Darth Smiley
  • :BLUES:
    Blues Brother
    Blues Brother
  • :MRT:
    Mr. T
    Mr. T
  • :Y:
    Yes
    Yes
  • :HL:
    Hang
    Hang
  • :0o
    Whistling
    Whistling
  • :WZ
    Sorcerer
    Sorcerer
  • :MUG:
    Beer Mug
    Beer Mug
  • :TMNT:
    Donatello
    Donatello
  • :BLN
    Baloon
    Baloon
  • :OO:
    EEK
    EEK
  • :NJ:
    Ninja
    Ninja
  • :BM:
    Batman
    Batman
  • :D:
    Death
    Death
  • Sign Smilies
  • :JK:
    Just Kidding
    Just Kidding
  • :DITTO:
    Ditto
    Ditto
  • :PMS:
    PMS
    PMS
  • :WLESS:
    Worthless
    Worthless
  • :GOODPOST:
    Good Post
    Good Post
  • :GOTRIPPED:
    Ripped
    Ripped
  • :THANKS:
    Thanks
    Thanks
  • :FAKE:
    Fake
    Fake
  • :PUN:
    Pun Alert
    Pun Alert
  • :LOL:
    LOL
    LOL
  • :NOTWORKING:
    Not Working
    Not Working
  • :...
    Dots
    Dots
  • :THANKYOU:
    Thank You
    Thank You
  • :RO
    RockOn
    RockOn
  • :TMI:
    TMI
    TMI
  • :HA:
    mwaha
    mwaha
  • :OMG:
    OMG
    OMG
  • :IWS
    With Stupid
    With Stupid
  • :WELCOME:
    Welcome
    Welcome
  • Generic Smilies
  • :D
    Big Grin
    Big Grin
  • :o
    Embarrassment
    Embarrassment
  • :AK
    Ack
    Ack
  • ;)
    Wink
    Wink
  • :)
    Smile
    Smile
  • :rolleyes:
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
  • :p
    Stick Out Tongue
    Stick Out Tongue
  • :mad:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :confused:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :(
    Frown
    Frown
  • :cool:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :eek:
    EEK!
    EEK!

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