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