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