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