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You are correct in that there is currently no option to show charts for 5 years or from inception.
I did this deliberately for several reasons ... firstly, for performance - showing that much data with daily unit prices can be very database/resource intensive. I might implement a monthly or quarterly return chart for longer periods, which will still give the same overall performance, but with slightly less detail and a lot less performance problems!
Secondly, when you consider periods of longer than a couple of years, you start to get a curved graph due to compounding effects. To represent compounding returns on a chart accurately, you really need to use logarithmic charts. The charting software I'm using doesn't currently support having a logarithmic axis, although I believe there is an upgrade available (for a cost) which will ... I just haven't investigated it yet.
I will add logarithmic charts and monthly/quarterly return based charts to my to-do list.
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