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