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