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