Win 7 / Vista Sharing Problem



My desktop is a Win7 Ultimate system and laptop is Vista Ultimate. I've
tired setting all the permissions for accessing certain drives on my Desktop
(and laptop) but can't seem to access anything except the the usual Publich
folders. At first, I was able to access an external, USB 1.5 TB drive, but
as soon as I formatted from a FAT32 filesystem to NTFS, I could no longer
access it--get an "Access Denied" error. I've gone back in to check all
permissions and everything looks in order. There are other drives I'd like
access to as well but get the same error message. I set up both systems
(desktop and laptop) w/o passwords for my user accounts (Administrator) and
I don't have any other user accounts. I'm stymied and have no idea how to
proceed. Any/all ideas welcome. Thanks in advance.

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