It is easy to forget that the computer is just a tool, a means to an end. It might be fun, it might be interesting, heck, you might even scrape a living out of it. But the computer is just a tool.
Over the years I have helped numerous family members and friends to set up computers, for music, internet, word processing, all sorts of uses. One of the key phrases I hear time and time again is:
“I just want it to work.”