Possible problem: issues with admin permissions. Possible solution: Some people reported they fixed the problem by simply unzipping the game into a new folder outside of the DOWNLOADS folder. So try to create a new folder on, for example, the desktop and put all game files there.
Possible problem: issues with Visual Studio. Possible solution: We and several people were successful at fixing the audio on older machines by upgrading Visual Studio to version 2017. Here is the page to download the installer (windows), first try the x86 version (some users reported the 64bit version didn’t solved their problem): Visual C++ downloads.