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