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'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!

Imported Smilies
What to Type Resulting Graphic Meaning
:bouncelblue: Bounce Light Blue Bounce Light Blue
:lol: LOL LOL
:grrr: Grrr Grrr
;-) Wink Wink
:square: Square Square
:angel: Angel Angel
:-( Sad Sad
:bouncepurple: Bounce Purple Bounce Purple
:x Mad Mad
:haha: Haha Haha
:!: Exclamation Exclamation
:vader: Vader Vader
:beer: Beer Beer
:sad: Sad Sad
:bouncered: Bounce Red Bounce Red
:-x Mad Mad
:jester: Jester Jester
:?: Question Question
:bigwink: Big Wink Big Wink
:-o Surprised Surprised
:bounceyellow: Bounce Yellow Bounce Yellow
:-P Razz Razz
:king: King King
:idea: Idea Idea
:blush: Blush Blush
:eeek: Surprised Surprised
:cat: Cat Cat
:razz: Razz Razz
:kiss: Kiss Kiss
:arrow: Arrow Arrow
:boring: Boring Boring
:shock: Shocked Shocked
:clock: Clock Clock
:oops: Embarassed Embarassed
:laff: Laff Laff
:| Neutral Neutral
zzz ZZZZzzzz ZZZZzzzz
:? Confused Confused
:cookie: Cookie Cookie
:cry: Crying or Very sad Crying or Very sad
:love: Love Love
:-| Neutral Neutral
:banghead: Bang head against the wall Bang head against the wall
:bounce: Bounce Bounce
:-? Confused Confused
:dog: Dog Dog
:evil: Evil Evil
:madder: Madder Madder
:neutral: Neutral Neutral
:-D Very Happy Very Happy
:bounceblack: Bounce Black Bounce Black
:???: Confused Confused
:earth: Earth Earth
:twisted: Twisted Evil Twisted Evil
:ooh: Ooh Ooh
:mrgreen: Mr. Green Mr. Green
:grin: Grin Grin
:bounceblue: Bounce Blue Bounce Blue
8) Cool Cool
:friends: Friends Friends
:roll: Rolling Eyes Rolling Eyes
:shame: Shame Shame
:aagh: Aagh Aagh
:-) Smile Smile
:bouncegrey: Bounce Grey Bounce Grey
8-) Cool Cool
:frown: Frown Frown
:wink: Wink Wink
:smokin: Smokin Smokin
:alien: Alien Alien
:smile: Smile Smile
Generic Smilies
What to Type Resulting Graphic Meaning
:D Very Happy Very Happy
:o Surprised Surprised
:) Smile Smile
:( Sad Sad
:confused: Confused Confused
:mad: Mad Mad
:p Razz Razz
;) Wink Wink
:rolleyes: Rolleyes Rolleyes
:cool: Cool Cool
:eek: Eek Eek

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