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That should work. In the first method, datetime is a local variable. In the second method it was either an instance variable, or it wouldn't even compile. My solution solves that problem by passing the local variable to the second method.
I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link: http://aspose.com