Keyboard shortcuts for emoticons

You can add emoticons in the conversation window by using keyboard shortcuts. For example, if you type :), the characters convert into a smiley emoticon Smiley.

To send this Type this
Smiley :-) or :)
Open-mouthed :-D or :d
Surprised :-O or :o
Tongue out :-P or :p
Winking ;-) or ;)
Sad :-( or :(
Confused :-S or :s
Disappointed :-l or :l
Crying :'(
Embarassed :-$ or :$
Hot (H) or (h)
Angry :-@ or:@
Angel (A) or (a)
Devil (6)
Don't tell anyone :-#
Baring teeth 8ol
Nerd 8-l
Sarcastic ^o)
Secret telling :-*
Sick +o(
I don't know :^)
Thinking *-)
Party <:o)
Eye-rolling 8-)
Sleepy l-)
Coffee cup (c) or (C)
Thumbs up (Y) or (y)
Thumbs down (N) or (n)
Beer mug (B) or (b)
Martini glass (D) or (d)
Girl (X) or (x)
Boy (Z) or (z)
Left hug ({)
Right hug (})
Vampire bat :-[ or :[
Birthday cake (^)
Red heart (L) or (l)
Broken heart (U) or (u)
Red lips (K) or (k)
Gift with a bow (G) or (g)
Red rose (F) or (f)
Wilted rose (W) or (w)
Camera (P) or (p)
Filmstrip (~)
Cat face (@)
Dog face (&)
Telephone receiver (T) or (t)
Light bulb (I) or (i)
Note (8)
Sleeping half-moon (S)
Star (*)
E-mail (E) or (e)
Clock (O) or (o)
Messenger emoticon (M) or (m)
Snail (sn)
Black sheep (bah)
Plate (pl)
Bowl (ll)
Pizza (pi)
Soccer ball (so)
Auto (au)
Airplane (ap)
Umbrella (um)
Island with a palm tree (ip)
Computer (co)
Mobile phone (mp)
Stormy cloud (st)
Lightning (li)
Money (mo)
Turtle (tu)
Sun (#)
Rainbow (R) or (r)
High five! (h5)
Fingers crossed (yn)
Applies to:
Communicator for Mac 2011