I want to install ANT from downloaded zip: apache-ant-1.9.6-bin.zip. How to do it ?
That is the Windows file you downloaded. You need the .tar.gz and that download has a file named INSTALL with a link to the installation manual:
It is a binairy download so all you need to to do un-tar it to a location (I would advice something like
You need JDK (1.7+ adviced) and set a few things:
The link to the manual also has instructions on checking if all went well.