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