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Nope. You're sending them your IP no matter what and most probably, they're logging it.
No guaranteed, faithful audit trail is given by Google Docs. Logs are lost by Google because of (1) deleterious forced upgrades (2) forced space optimization (3) no downloadable backups preventing loss. Revisions Deleted by Upgrade: Google Docs' last official upgrade did not save, nor migrate, old Revision History to their new version, resulting in total ...
The real question is "does it matter", to which the answer is "no, not really". Virtually every site stores your IP, at least temporarily in their logs. Even if a site claimed not to, there wouldn't be any way to verify the claim.
Custom variable name should be Visitor Type and the value should be Buyer. You need to create a new custom report and drill-down as first dimension should be Visitor Type and the second Dimension shoulde be Custom Variable 1 Value. With the example above, you didn't know that if he/she is a returning visitor or not. If you want to analyze exact returning ...
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