Automate a zip file creation

I have 8 folders that have several hundred sub folders that all have a sub folder named "WEBCAST"

Is there a way to automatically find the "Webcast"  folder and create a zipfile of all the files in that folder?
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Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
Finding that folder from cmd prompt is not that difficult:

dir /a /s /b | findstr /e /i webcast

then feed that output to a zip program. Which zip application do you have?
Jeff_KingstonAuthor Commented:
Jeff_KingstonAuthor Commented:
Another point, I want to create a separate zip file for each webcast folder.
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Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
WinZIP is OK, did you already download the command line extension to it? If not do so, you will need it.

The idea is to create a list of folders with the 'dir' command and then use the command line version of winzip to create the archives.

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Jeff_KingstonAuthor Commented:
Super duper saved about 10 hours work.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
You're welcome :)
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