Querying Solr Directly

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To identify what has been indexed it can be helpful to directly query the Solr core. Here are the steps to do that. 

  1. On the Solr box go to http://SolrMachineName:7611/solr/ or change the port to 7602 on 9.1 or earlier versions. 
  2. On the left side select the core selector and choose the core being used(your core can be identified in your solr node status page in the workarea settings).

    core selector
  3. Click the query option.
  4. In the 'q' field enter a query such as ebicontentid:YourContentID

  5. Click execute. 

You can also identify the number of documents of a certain type. For instance for PDFs you can search like this.