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While this is not an exhaustive list it may be helpful for those of you who are new to all this high tech chat. I haven't bothered going into all of the different types of smiley faces as these days you just click on an icon and the face appears but an explanation of a few simple, common smileys may be useful if you see them in an email.

SMS & Instant Messenger Abbreviations
AbbrevMeaning
:-)Smiling
:-DBig Smile
:-(Sad
:-XNot saying a word
;-)Wink
AbbrevMeaning
A3Anytime, Anywhere, Anyplace
AFAIKAs Far As I Know
AFKAway From Keyboard
ASAPAs Soon As Possible
ASLAge, Sex, Location
ATKAt The Keyboard
ATMAt The Moment
B4NBye For Now
BAKBack At Keyboard
BBLBe Back Later
BBSBe Back Soon
B4NBye For Now
BFNBye For Now
BRBBe Right Back
BRTBe Right There
BTWBy The Way
CUSee You
CUL8RSee You Later
CYASee You
FAQFrequently Asked Questions
FCFingers Crossed
FWIWFor What It's Worth
FYIFor Your Information
G9Genius
GALGet A Life
GGGood Game
GMTAGreat Minds Think Alike
GR8Great!
GSOHGood Sense of Humour
ICI See
ICQI Seek you
ILUI Love You
IMHOIn My Honest/Humble Opinion
IMOIn My Opinion
IOWIn Other Words
IRLIn Real Life
KISSKeep It Simple, Stupid
L8RLater
LDRLong Distance Relationship
LMAOLaugh My Ass Off
LOLLaughing Out Loud
LTNSLong Time No See
M8Mate
MTEMy Thoughts Exactly
NRNNo Reply Necessary
OICOh I See
PITAPain In The Arse
PRTParty
PRWParents Are Watching
ROFLRolling On The Floor Laughing
ROFLOLRolling On The Floor Laughing Out Loud
ROTFLMAORolling On The Floor Laughing My Arse Off
SK8Skate
STATSYour sex and age
THXThank You
TTFNTa-Ta For Now!
TTYLTalk To You Later
TYThank You
UYou
U2You Too
U4EYours For Ever
W8Wait...
WBWelcome Back
WTFWhat The F...
WTGWay To Go!
WUFWhere Are You From?