Solr Query Syntax Basics
This is a super basic beginners guide to Solr Lucene query syntax. We're going to cover running a straightforward query, as well as some of the more useful functionality such as filtering and creating facets. We'll point out some things you can't do and generally give you enough instruction so that you can get yourself into trouble.
RESTClient for Firefox or Postman for Chrome are good choices.For testing you need a REST client capable of sending requests to your Solr instance. Either
Request Specific Fields
To specify a list of fields to return instead of the default Solr response use
fl and provide a comma delimited list of fields: