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