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C# Date.ParseExact Question

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I am trying to convert a string to a date with an "am"/"pm" in it..  What I have created seems to work fine if the date/time is hardcoded in...

ftpDateTime = DateTime.ParseExact("1/25/14 06:33PM", "M/d/yy hh:mmtt", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture);

But NOT when the datetime is in a string field, even though the dates in both match exactly. I get a format error.. (see attached image showing date in the string field & error).

ftpDateTime = DateTime.ParseExact(dspDate, "M/d/yy hh:mmtt", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture);

Does anyone know WHY???     Thanks..

DateTimeParse Example
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