24/7 = Availible or Open 24 hours a day and 7 days a week.
AFAICT= As far as I can tell.
AFAIK= As far as I know.
AFK ( afk ) = Away From Keyboard
BB = Bulletin Board:
BBIAB = Be Back In A Bit.
BBIAM = Be Back In A Minute.
BBL ( bbl ) = Be Back Later
BFN - Bye For Now
BRB ( brb ) = Be Right Back
BTW = By the way
CYA ( cya ) = See Ya
CUL8R = See you later.
DCC = Start a chat or send a file.
DYODD = Do your own due diligence.
E2EG = Ear-to-ear grin.
EG = Evil Grin.
ERR ( err ) = Growl or getting mad.
FAQ(s) = Frequently Asked Question(s)
FLOSS = Free/Libre/Open Source Software
FTR = For The Record
FUD = Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt (not only a forum abbreviation)
FWIW = For What It's Worth
FYI = For your information.
G = Grin
GAL = Get a life.
GMTA = Great minds think alike.
GTG = Got To Go.
HTH = Hope this helps. or Hope that helps.
IANAL = I Am Not A Lawyer
IIRC = If I Recall Correctly
IME = In My Experience
IMHO ( imho ) = In My Honest Opinion, In My Humble Opinion
IMNSHO = In My Not So Humble Opinion
IMO ( imo ) = In My Opinion
IOW = In other words.
IRL = In real life.
ISTR = I Seem to Remember
KISS = Lip Smaking, Keep It Simple silly.
L8TR ( l8tr ) = Later ( Like see ya later )
LAGGED, LAGG ( lagged ) = Long delay between sending and recieving data over the Internet.
LMAO = Laughing My A$$ Off
LOL ( lol ) = Laugh Out Loud
MB = Message Board.
NEWBEE ( newbee, newbe ) = New user of Internet and or computer.
deleted = No Problem
OMG = Oh My God
OP = Original Poster
OT = Off Topic, used on message boards when the post is not on the threads subject,
OTOH = On The Other Hand
PEBKC = Problem Exists Between Keyboard and Chair
PITA = Pain In The A***
PM = Private Message
PPL ( ppl ) = People
RTFM = Read The [Flipping] Manual!
ROFL ( rofl ) = Rolling On Floor Laughing
ROFLMAO = Rolling on floor laughing my a** off
RTM = Read The Manual
SSIA = Subject Says It All
STFW = Search The [Flipping] Web!
TBH = To Be Honest
Thread = A series of messages on a message board or other means that generaly have the same topic.
TIC = Tongue In Cheek
TTFN = Ta Ta For Now ( UK Folks ? )
TTYL = Talk to you latter.
TTYS = Talk to you soon.
TY = Thank You
WAG = Wild-A**** Guess
WEG = Wicked Evil Grin
WFM = Works For Me
WRT = With Respect To
WTF ( wtf ) = What the bleep. Potty Mouth!
ZZZZZZ ( zzzzz ) = Sleeping or Bore
If you come across more abbreviations widely using in forums/chatting, please add to this post.
Thanking in advance.
I'm little bit confused this type of post come under help or entertainment?
Please shift to the appropriate section if you need.