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