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