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