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