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