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
  • Standard Smilies
  • :huh:
    Huh?
    Huh?
  • :Owned:
    OwnedGun
    OwnedGun
  • :wtf:
    WTF
    WTF
  • :violin:
    Violin (No pity)
    Violin (No pity)
  • :welcome:
    Welcome
    Welcome
  • :)
    Smilie
    Smilie
  • :gun:
    Machine Gun
    Machine Gun
  • :deadhorse:
    Dead Horse
    Dead Horse
  • :thumbdn:
    Thumbs Down
    Thumbs Down
  • :repost:
    Repost
    Repost
  • :bandance:
    Banned Dance
    Banned Dance
  • :rant:
    Ranting
    Ranting
  • :bong:
    Bong Hit
    Bong Hit
  • :rockon:
    Headbang
    Headbang
  • :banned:
    Banned
    Banned
  • :hmph:
    hmph
    hmph
  • :barf:
    Puke
    Puke
  • :kekeke:
    kekekekeke
    kekekekeke
  • :hsugh:
    hsugh
    hsugh
  • :confused:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :devil:
    devil
    devil
  • :idea:
    Idea
    Idea
  • :thumbup:
    Big Thumb
    Big Thumb
  • :eatarrow:
    Eat Arrow
    Eat Arrow
  • :bow:
    Bowdown
    Bowdown
  • :argue:
    argue
    argue
  • :rly:
    O'rly
    O'rly
  • :eek:
    EEK!
    EEK!
  • :omg:
    OMG
    OMG
  • :bs:
    BS
    BS
  • :sad2:
    Sad2
    Sad2
  • :madflip:
    madflip
    madflip
  • :crying:
    Crying
    Crying
  • :admin:
    Admin
    Admin
  • :birthday:
    Happy Bday
    Happy Bday
  • :mad:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :mod:
    Mod
    Mod
  • :jaw:
    Jawdrop
    Jawdrop
  • :uh:
    Uh
    Uh
  • :naughty:
    Naughty
    Naughty
  • :flip:
    Flip
    Flip
  • :nuts:
    Nuts
    Nuts
  • :lol:
    Laughing
    Laughing
  • :rolleyes:
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
    Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
  • :rofl:
    rofl
    rofl
  • :beat:
    Beat Up
    Beat Up
  • :dunno:
    Dunno
    Dunno
  • :nervous:
    Nervous
    Nervous
  • :inout:
    In...and Out
    In...and Out
  • :squint:
    Squint
    Squint
  • :lock:
    Locked
    Locked
  • :cool:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :burn:
    burn
    burn
  • :ugh2:
    Ugh2
    Ugh2
  • :321:
    321
    321
  • :blah:
    Blahblah
    Blahblah
  • :stick:
    poke
    poke
  • :banghead:
    Bang Head
    Bang Head
  • :redx:
    Red X Dance
    Red X Dance
  • :tongue:
    Stick Out Tongue
    Stick Out Tongue
  • :ugh:
    Ugh
    Ugh
  • :bandit:
    Bandit
    Bandit
  • :beer:
    Beer
    Beer
  • :bowrofl:
    Bowrofl
    Bowrofl
  • :sadwave:
    Sad Wave
    Sad Wave
  • :deal:
    Deal
    Deal
  • :o
    Embarrassed
    Embarrassed
  • ;)
    Wink
    Wink
  • :pc:
    Bad PC
    Bad PC
  • :flash:
    Flash
    Flash
  • :toilet:
    Toilet
    Toilet
  • :hs:
    Happysad
    Happysad
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :rice:
    Rice
    Rice
  • :eek5:
    Eek5
    Eek5
  • :D
    Big Grin
    Big Grin
  • :Owned2:
    Owned
    Owned
  • :facepalm:
    Facepalm
    Facepalm
  • :koolaid:
    Koolaid
    Koolaid
  • :chainsaw:
    Chainsaw
    Chainsaw
  • :slap:
    Slap
    Slap
  • :werd:
    Werd
    Werd
  • :help:
    Help
    Help
  • :rocket:
    Rocket
    Rocket
  • :(
    Frown
    Frown
  • :cheers:
    Cheers
    Cheers
  • :search:
    Try a Search
    Try a Search
  • :wave:
    Wave
    Wave
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