Creating a zip file with Windows XP

If you're using Windows XP, it already has the ability to create .zip files.

To create a .zip file, first select all of the files you want to add. Then, right-click the files, select "Send To" and "Compressed (zipped) Folder".

right-click the selected files, send to a compressed (zipped) folder

This will create a .zip file in the same directory.

The *.zip file will be created in the same directory

You should submit the .zip file to the submission server. The name of the .zip file doesn't matter when submitting it.