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Command Line Zip

If you need to zip files for archiving purposes from command line and do not want to pay for the software, here is a workable solution I came up with:

1. Download and install the command line version of 7-Zip at for your version of Windows

2. At a command prompt (on Windows 7 you need to be in the directory where the excutable is stored) enter:
    C:Program Files7-Zip>7z a C:Archives