Using "OR" comparisons with selections from Filters in a Dashboard

Let’s say we have a Dashboard with 2 columns added as Filter Widgets: Order Priority and Ship Mode.

In my table, I would like to show records that match values selected from either column. Typically when selections are made at the Dashboard Filter Widget level, they are processed as “AND” conditions when applied to the Visual. However, you can override this filter behavior in the Visual filter shelf using “Explicit filter scope” with parameters:


and Parameter syntax within the Visual filter shelf as a custom expression:

Now from my Dashboard I can make selections from either Filter Widget and records will show matches for either column:

For more information on how different Filter scopes and parameters work in Arcadia (i.e. Dataset vs. Explicit) check out this Intro to Filters training videos, as well as the Intro to Parameters training video.