If this error happened after 2020.03.08, it probably has to do with a prerequisite file that could not be downloaded during the setup.
To proceed, perform the following steps:
Download, unzip and install this file: SSCE x86
Then download, unzip and install this file: SSCE x64
If there are any instructions to restart the computer, please follow them.
Finally, rerun the setup.exe in the Aligned Elements install package to complete the installation.