If you are using IE9+ or any other browser then it should automatically replace :) and other emoticon codes with theit emoticon images.

$(document).ready(function() { $("textarea:first").sceditor({ style: "../minified/jquery.sceditor.default.min.css", toolbar: "bold,italic,underline|font,size,color,removeformat|image,link,unlink,emoticon" }); });

$(document).ready(function() { $("textarea:last").sceditorBBCodePlugin({style: "../minified/jquery.sceditor.default.min.css"}); });

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