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