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