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