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