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When does one woot?

When having fun on a computer!
Woot is one of the most surprising new entries to the OED. It is used to express elation, enthusiasm, or triumph (especially in electronic communication. Apparently its popularity derives from online gaming and role play.

Oxford Dictionary of English
New Oxford American Dictionary

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