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