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