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