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