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