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Smilies
'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!

Generic Smilies
What to Type Resulting Graphic Meaning
:sick: Sick Sick
:p Stick Out Tongue Stick Out Tongue
:angel: Angel Angel
:devil: Devil Devil
:ohnoes: Ohnoes Ohnoes
:slap: Slap Slap
:thumbdown: Thumbdown Thumbdown
:o Embarrassment Embarrassment
:hi: Hi Hi
:confused: Confused Confused
:chuckle: Chuckle Chuckle
:king: King King
:scratchhead: Scratchhead Scratchhead
:crab: Crab Crab
:banghead: Banghead Banghead
:hahano: Hahano Hahano
:rofl: Rofl Rofl
:smash: Smash Smash
:woot2: Woot2 Woot2
;) Wink Wink
:agree: Agree Agree
:crazy: Crazy Crazy
:loser: Loser Loser
:shrug: Shrug Shrug
:thinking: Thinking Thinking
:) Smile Smile
:fishy: Fishy Fishy
:bow2: Bow2 Bow2
:icon_police: Icon Police Icon Police
:sadpace: Sadpace Sadpace
:bug: Bug Bug
:angry: Angry Angry
:doh: Doh Doh
:rockout: Rockout Rockout
:sleep: Sleep Sleep
:wave: Wave Wave
:D Big Grin Big Grin
:radioactive: Radioactive Radioactive
:( Frown Frown
:clap: Clap Clap
:lol: Lol Lol
:shock2: Shock2 Shock2
:crayfish: Crayfish Crayfish
:mad: Mad Mad
:bonk: Bonk Bonk
:halloween1: Halloween1 Halloween1
:rofl2: Rofl2 Rofl2
:spit: Spit Spit
:rolleyes: Roll Eyes (Sarcastic) Roll Eyes (Sarcastic)
:cool: Cool Cool
:eek: EEK! EEK!
Imported Smiles
What to Type Resulting Graphic Meaning
:ban: Ban Ban
:greenbouncer: Greenbouncer Greenbouncer
:lamer: Lamer Lamer
:repost: Repost Repost
:vommit: Vommit Vommit
:english: English English
:hijacked: Hijacked Hijacked
:icon_bolt: Icon Bolt Icon Bolt
:partysmiley: Partysmiley Partysmiley
:thread: Thread Thread
:worthless: Worthless Worthless
:blahblah: Blahblah Blahblah
:chillpill: Chillpill Chillpill
:hashy_diaf: Hashy Diaf Hashy Diaf
:nonono: Nonono Nonono
:sign_welcome: Sign Welcome Sign Welcome
:attention: Attention Attention
:fight: Fight Fight
:wazzup: Wazzup Wazzup
:icon_stupid: Icon Stupid Icon Stupid
:popcorn: Popcorn Popcorn
:tool: Tool Tool
:sicko: Sicko Sicko
:chairshot: Chairshot Chairshot
:helpme: Helpme Helpme
:hide: Hide Hide
:orly: Orly Orly
:thankyousign: Thankyousign Thankyousign
:birthday: Birthday Birthday
:swim: Swim Swim
:GrowUp: GrowUp GrowUp
:newbie: Newbie Newbie
:repuke: Repuke Repuke
:werdsign: Werdsign Werdsign
:faint: Faint Faint
:penny: Penny Penny
:icon_date: Icon Date Icon Date
:peepwall: Peepwall Peepwall
:tmi: Tmi Tmi
:wtflol: Wtflol Wtflol
:bump: Bump Bump
:crutches: Crutches Crutches
:help: Help Help
:nopity: Nopity Nopity
:stupid: Stupid Stupid


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