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