The Pavillion desktop hard drive cage removal

My computer warns of hard drive failure imminent, so I record everything with cloning software, got a new drive and opened the compujter to disks.

My computer has a "flag" on the front, but no label product identification!  Support forum for HPs shows how to remove the hard drive on two different cage styles desktop Pavilion, but mine is completely different.  Because I can't find a model number or product, I can't ask HP about it through their support email system.

The right side of the casing comes off, but the left side is riveted in place permanently.  There are two screws holding the cage to the frame, but after removing the cage remains stationary.

Any suggestions?

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