Notices
 

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
  • Generic Smilies
  • :smile:
    Smile
    Smile
  • :slaphead:
    Slaphead
    Slaphead
  • :scared:
    Scared
    Scared
  • :rolleyes:
    Rolleyes
    Rolleyes
  • :excited:
    Excited
    Excited
  • :owned:
    Owned
    Owned
  • :stupid:
    Stupid
    Stupid
  • :mad2:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :cool2:
    Cool
    Cool
  • :worthy:
    Worthy
    Worthy
  • :laughing:
    Laughing
    Laughing
  • :wink:
    Wink
    Wink
  • :cool-sign:
    Cool Sign
    Cool Sign
  • :what:
    What
    What
  • :sad:
    Sad
    Sad
  • :D
    Big Grin
    Big Grin
  • :Boxing:
    Boxing
    Boxing
  • :unsure:
    Unsure
    Unsure
  • :redface:
    Redface
    Redface
  • :sleep:
    Sleep
    Sleep
  • :biggrin:
    Biggrin
    Biggrin
  • :dry:
    Dry
    Dry
  • :hijacked:
    Hijacked
    Hijacked
  • :wtf:
    Wtf
    Wtf
  • :shocked:
    Shocked
    Shocked
  • :mad:
    Mad
    Mad
  • :girlpower:
    Girlpower
    Girlpower
  • :mellow:
    Mellow
    Mellow
  • :boo:
    Boo
    Boo
  • :err:
    Err
    Err
  • :insomnia:
    Insomnia
    Insomnia
  • :tongue:
    Tongue
    Tongue
  • :confused2:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :(
    Frown
    Frown
  • :drool:
    Drool
    Drool
  • :happyyes:
    Happyyes
    Happyyes
  • :score10:
    Score10
    Score10
  • :p
    Stick Out Tongue
    Stick Out Tongue
  • :Chained:
    Chained
    Chained
  • :frown:
    Frown
    Frown
  • :Soccer:
    Soccer
    Soccer
  • :welcome:
    Welcome
    Welcome
  • :eek:
    Eek
    Eek
  • :o
    Embarrassment
    Embarrassment
  • :blink:
    Blink
    Blink
  • :embarrassed:
    Embarrassed
    Embarrassed
  • :huh:
    Huh
    Huh
  • :therethere:
    Therethere
    Therethere
  • :ohmy:
    Ohmy
    Ohmy
  • :wub:
    Wub
    Wub
  • :skiing:
    Skiing
    Skiing
  • :confused:
    Confused
    Confused
  • :drinks:
    Drinks
    Drinks
  • :goodgrief:
    Goodgrief
    Goodgrief
  • :score5:
    Score5
    Score5
  • ;)
    Wink
    Wink
  • :laugh:
    Laugh
    Laugh